Bahamut tells us that we must travel deep under the City of Twilight, to where the Summer Queen lies dormant, in stasis. 5 of Bahamut’s golden dragons provide some mysterious protection to each of us, through a golden feather emblazoned on the back of our hands.
We travel deeper under the city. Time seems to slow, and Sparklegem becomes frozen in place as we travel down the stairs. The prophetess appears, and tells us that time travels at a snails pace down here. If we wish to escape, we must end the twilight corruption. This is also the only way to save Sparklegem, who is frozen in time.
We find Krom and his hobgoblins, and we convince him that handing over the Oathbow is the only way we will let him live. We take the oathbow, and leave him alone.
As we travel further, we come to a crossroads. The prophetess appears again, telling us that our goal is to the south, and that we should not go to the west: “you shall find only a spirit who seeks to deceive you. Heed the ancient words of the Sha Via.”
We travel south, encountering some drow in a room enshrouded in magical darkness. After we lay waste to the drow, we find some more stairs leading ever deeper under the city. As we climb down them…