(Malcus might have had his goons watching her. And he & they might have started wondering about the General's helmet she had in her possession.)
Then when the crate started rising, Catina decided to climb into the crate anyway. "On the other hand. I may party crash and find out what has all of you working together. It cannot be worse than the odd bounty hunting and merc jobs I have been doing here just to get by." Catina announced to the group.