"Just like they're sweeping after we've mopped," Kale agreed.
"The cave is in the forest," Katarina interrupted. "As such, it is still their 'property' if you would call it such. And as for why they choose to interfere now, perhaps we've done what we wanted and compelled them to action."
"Should've happened a lot earlier," Kale grumbled. "But then maybe they just don't care about the people who might come to see them and end up getting killed!"
"Kale!" Katarina exclaimed. "That's quite enough!"
"Ever get the feeling she's my mother, not my fiancee?" Kale asked Crem wryly.