upon returning to the fish-men’s cave, tendos found himself poking around inside one of the crude leather/hide tents. the startled fish-men inside the tent burst forth with a bubbling cry and other members of the tribe appeared from the shadows to attack.
fish-men were laid waste, but not before dille and dug (bringing up the rear) were nearly slain. raada and jessle fought until on death’s door, and beat a hasty retreat, following totz at top speed.
totz recruited a local troll, who was paid with the magic rod, to wander into the fish-men’s encampment so the party could attempt to rescue the bodies of their friends…….