Leo nods gravely and carries out the order to close up the passage. The sound of the stone slipping back into place grates on the nerves just a bit--perhaps it's only the tension of the situation, but it seems to echo through the night air.
The remainder of the shift passes uneventfully, a fortunate reprieve from the gnollish attacks. By the time Squad D arrives to take the duty, everyone is quite tired and ready for a break. Certainly there's no difficulty finding sleep, and yet it seems like only moments later when Squad A's runners arrive to awaken Alelip and his troops.