The party has celebrated the recovery of their power and the safety of their people. Menzoberranzan is far from healed, but it has a strong future, provided the powers protecting it continue to do so.
Gods seeking the Tablets of Fate meanwhile have reached out to the leaders of Sel'rue after they participated in the attacks against Bane, Bhaal, and Myrkul, and witnessed the death of the goddess Mystra.
In a world where the gods have realized they too can die, there is a more pressing desire to recover the Tablets at any cost. Even now, three adventurers from the Dales ride a rickety raft along the River Ashaba, fleeing pursuit by men loyal to Mourngrym Amcathra.
Surely seeing them in the company of a few well-intending drow won't damage his perceptions.