(OOC: In the interests of moving things forward, I'm going to interrupt the conversation at this point and go straight to the following morning.)
Sunrise dawned much as it always did, casting its light upon the town. Throughout, various people emerged from their homes and began the business of the day. In the inn's common room, the scholar had gotten up bright and early, and was waiting for the others to join him.
Following her conversation with Zen, Junira had the option of coming along with the group. So far, the notion hadn't been run past their erstwhile leader, but there was no reason to think that he'd object.