"Got it!. Rives, you're a genius!" says Marin happily, more so when she sees Ken appear with the torches
"Great, we can go... oh, wait. Shouldn't we take some food with us? I can assure you, nothing down there is edible" she comments with a disgusted face "Unless you can eat forged steel"
Looking again at the shaft, she turns again to the torches "I don't think we should go with those lighted either. The shaft is too narrow and it would be difficult to move with a fire so close. The first of us can go down with the torches in his back and light them once is with both feet safely on ground. I still have my backpack if necessary"