1810 England, the height of the Napoleonic wars. It was thought that humans walked the path of enlightenment leaving monsters and dark things behind. However, those monsters and night stalkers merely hide in the darkness, as a young maid, Bernadette, soon finds out.
And now back to this group. Yep, looks like Gundolf isn't going to escort them the whole way. It would be kind of dangerous, what with the war and all, but if you want to throw your life into peril, go ahead.