There were no guards; they apparently had already begun to move towards the other entrance, and thought this one concealed enough to keep it safe. In truth, if Alexi had not known where it was, Calis doubted he would have ever found it; there were many caves pock-marking the side of the plateau, most of them only extending in a couple yards before terminating in bare rock. Once inside, however, Calis could see that this was more than just a cave. Lanterns, all shrowded in red glass, threw horrible shadows over the walls, and Calis could not shake the feeling that it looked as if the walls were cascades of blood. Alexi pressed onwards, the route memorized; to her, this was all familiar, while to him, all he knew it from was a holo-display. Their luck was short-lived, however, as they pressed further into the tunnels, and came across three cultists, lugging a heavy weapon. There was a t-junction ahead that they were no doubt about to turn down, but they saw the two of them, and issued a challenge. "The fight's not here, you spineless fools! Where are your weapons? She ordered EVERYONE to the fight!" "Right here." Alexi said, and drew her two laspistols. Two of the three cultists were dropped where they stood, smoking holes through their chests. The third tried to dart down the corridor intersecting theirs, but a quick shot from Calis, also having drawn his pistol, sent him rebounding off the corner of the tunnel, and sprawling on the ground, where a solid boot to the throat from Calis silenced him for good. "Come; there is no way to hide the bodies, so we must hurry." Alexi said, as they moved deeper. The red glow from the lanterns had intensified, and the light had begun to pulse slightly...