The vendor shrugs and moves his attention to another passerby. A few people seem to be moving towards the building, but not as many as move around it. As he approaches, the Fire Okotan would be able to see that much of the area the building sits on has been transformed into a garden, waterfalls splitting into hundreds of little streams that weave and carve their way through rocks and roots alike. Various paths wind through the garden, all ultimately leading to a staircase hewn into the stone. At the top of the stairs, a circular doorway awaits.
"That," Ekimu says, "is a good question. I will look into this at a later time; I am unsure as to how cooperative he will remain, and any attempt to judge this will take no small amount of time. Now, it seems as if Hitora wishes to pursue Vizuna; Gladius, Azure, do you wish to accompany him or to combat the Dark Mist?" (@Tarkur)
The four guards arrive in the temple. One ducks off to find a Mask of Stone; the other three slowly move towards The Collected.
"Er... greetings, Collected. Ekimu wishes your presence in the city. We are to escort you to him." One of them takes note of Blaze's memo nearby.