Upon discovering the connection between the fleas and the Temple of Bahamut, we consulted again with Alkilli, who was surprised by the result but confident in his process. He was unaware of any noteworthy changes, curses, etcetera to do with the temple, but he mentioned that Bey Ayman Al-Aziz donated money to them recently.
We asked the bey and he expressed disturbed surprise at our findings and was also unaware of any suspicious activity. He regularly donated money or, rather Ameen Makara donated the bey’s money, in amounts that had been increasing lately. Ameen had remained at the temple after we had visited there, so we decided to find him.
The temple was largely empty, as most of the priests and servants had ventured out to treat the sick. None had seen Ameen since he was there with us.
As we investigated, Feng found a tooth and a strange stain on the ground; suspicious but what could it mean? He picked a lock to the doors leading further into the temple. Indira Ére found a secret door in the floor. We bypassed a trap and ventured beneath, into the catacombs.
The battle was long and fierce, but Feng and Lyr devastated our foes with fire and holy light, allowing us to eliminate the monsters.
As Lyr healed some of our party, Feng and Nessisus wandered off, discovering a horrific, huge construct of deformed skeletons called a Charnel Hound. Fortunately, this monstrous creation was not complete and Feng began to incinerate it as the rest of us arrived.
Then, a person stepped from the shadows. It was Ameen Markara…