After a long walk the part reached what appeared to be holes in a rocky area. There were several holes and you asked Starkis which holes were safe to enter.
Starkis, who at this time was bound by a rope, indicated one of them as an entrance that was safest to enter as the others would be guarded.
You entered one by one through the hole, but after two of the group and Starkis had entered, two huge spiders attacked from the shadows. Starkis went missing in the melee, but the rest of the party entered the cavern and defeated the spiders. During the combat, one of the party searched for Starkis but was unable to track him on the stone floor.
The cavern was searched and slowly mapped out, with some NightSpot mushrooms being spotted and bagged. Eventually the group noticed some sounds from the tunnel being explored, and the snuck into a large open cavern with some bats and small shadowed humanoids. They immediately attacked, and during the combat a pale human looking creature entered and cast sorceries against the party. Partway through the combat Starkis reentered the room and helped the party finish off the enemies.
After the combat the party agreed not to rebind Starkis because he had helped them, and they
With previous little time to spend if the party intended making it back to origin before nightfall and not being washed away in the nightly deluge, you searched the room. A few items were found. The defeated wight’s body was searched and a pendant was found, as well as an expeditionary’s badge.
It was at this point you noticed it was not yet dead.