Mani and Athan survived the attack by the Ratlings, but Athan was severely hampered by his back injury and was beaten unconscious. Unfortunately one of them escaped with a bleeding wound, so our adventurers moved camp just to be safe. It seems the cold snap has eased.
The next morning they departed to head back to Blumen, arriving mid day the next day. Speaking with Dara, they were given a reward for killing the Ratlings, and informed that the Druid would be in town soon. Refusing her offer to further “prove” themselves. They have retired to the Yellow Staff for some food, a bath and sleep in a bed.