Finishing his search of the library, Hasan turned to the south door. Nicolai stood behind Hasan and waited with his bow drawn. “Let’s see what we have here,” said the elf as he opened the door.
The room beyond appeared to be a study. It was 20-foot-square with a 10-foot wide alcove at the south end of the east wall. A table in the center of the room was covered with papers.
As Maruc continued his praying, the mage scanned the map. “Who has permission to enter the forbidden area? And why is it forbidden, Lithrien?”
“Only the Rahib may consult with the Sisters.”