Group gets to RethAelin. Stays with Councilor Endaku. Three women show up in the night, and the group escape as they hear action getting started.
THey go straight to Mercurio and return the root. Mercurio cures them, gives them scrolls of scrying, and considers their business concluded. He does allow them to stay in the glade, where the group cannot be scried.
Group successfully scry witches at a graveyard.
They set up their strategy and go in. Lots of goblins and undead.
They get into crypt where witches are. Kill the witches and the Bargheist leading the goblins, then hightail it out of there.
When they get back. The Council congratulates them on their work, and mourn for the sudden passing of Councilor Endaku, who “died in a fire”.
They promote Jik to a Count and give him the County of Gemini Pass. He is tasked to build up the land in preparation for the coming war.