The party comes out of their rest, and has made the decision to take Lord Mercer Loren to the Eastern Watchtower on the border of Duram and Pine March, there, they should be able to locate loyal members of the military whom will be able to transport the prisoner North, to the city of Duram to be held.
The party awoke 4 days after the rift was closed, and was summoned to the Aerie Council chambers with a request from the Council to look into Councilwoman Gurdis Gorunn's 6 year old daughter.
The party awakened about a mile outside the town they cleared out the night before, and quickly dispatched the lone zombie shambling through the trees. After which they packed up, and headed out towards the city, keeping to the road.
Turning to the north after leaving the forest and heading for the Rift visible in the sky slightly to the east of the city of Duram, the party follows the road.