Letter #8: Return to the Surface

Updated: May 22

Dear Maria,

For the past three or so letters, you have read of nothing but our exploits in these Ostorian ruins hidden within – what I believe are – the surface layers of the Underdark. Giant spiders, ogres, caches of long forgotten gold, strange magics beyond comprehension; I’m sure that you – just like we did – long for some normality, or some pause or break to our delving in so dark and damp a place. I might allow you some ‘dramatic irony’ – as they call it – in allowing you to know that all members end this day cuddled beneath the warmth of