When you bake a cake you don’t turn the oven on before you even know if you have all the ingredients, ya know? So, why would you decide to fight a hoard of demons before you know if you had the metaphorical eggs? I would wager that you would not. Luckily, Pelor’s Hope finest decide to be those “eggs” and to gift us some “flour” before our harrowing journey begins. And yes, the yeast in this metaphor is friendship, obviously.