Several lights could still be seen flickering inside the inn when the secret ops had invaded the building from the rear exit.
Their plan was to move to Yuusuke’s party’s lodgings. The intruders knew that their quarters were separated, so they would be able to swiftly and stealthily carry out the assassination. Afterwards they were to create an uproar, waking inn’s staff and guests and make a scene before them and any curious onlookers. The assassins would look like retreating Gazzetta troops to anyone who saw them.
“Up here. You go to the right, the two of you – to the left. Everyone else go to the ambassador’s quarters.”
The lot was approaching the central stairway that led to the second floor where the Fonclanc’s party should have been helplessly awaiting their deaths.