The group backtracks into the White Vaults using the secret entrance that Suri originally led them out of.
Rook makes sure to put Nightingale on watch, preventing her from recklessly running ahead or even leading the party. As her appointed knight, Nightingale’s safety is directly related to his own now.
Once inside and away from prying eyes, Rook summons Suri to help guide them back to the pedestal where the radiant shard sat atop. He isn’t willing to take any risks, and if Hogrifar was still lurking about, Rook was going to make sure they didn’t run into the abomination.
It isn’t long before familiar monstrous creatures emerged from the gloom in front of them, blocking their way.