Hailey was not impressed with the skulk leader’s answers. She was wondering if they might be lying or intentionally hiding the truth.
Sef wanted their help, but did not appear very helpful in exchange. “Well, thanks for the information, even if it wasn’t especially useful. I still don’t think it is going to stop us from doing it. I just hope you will be able to live up to your end of the bargain.”
She touched the brim of her hat with the thumb and forefinger of her shooting hand, a sign of farewell. Then she turned to her two companions, “Shall we inform the others and get started?”
From what Hailey can gather the skulk leader is being truthful and not holding back any information.
"Very shortly, I suppose," answers Olrich. Turning his gaze back to Sef, the arcanist says, "I have just one other question then concerning more mundane arrangements: Should we require making camp, what sort of space can be made here? Leaving through the water and coming back each day is not much of an option for us."
"If you help us with our problem then feel free to camp here if it serves your purposes. We can even double up on or huts should you wish to use one or two of them."
"Agreed," Zeta says. "This is something that will take time...we may not be able to finish before needing to rest and regroup. We wouldn't need your supplies, just a safe place with water and space for bedrolls and a fire."
"Help us and we will help you.