The Dwarf is clearly alive as Hagwen finds out when he speaks... Phadian takes a look at the Dwarf and sees most of the wounds are superficial, obviously someone meant to deliver pain and not kill him.
The Dwarf has said "Unchain me, and I'll show you how he opened the secret door"...
What happens next?
the Pale, Elf Hero/Spellbinder (MV 12", AC 9, HD 4/2, hp 11/11, FC Hero, L) helm, bow
the Dwarf Veteran (MV 7", AC 3/5, HD 2+1, hp 9/9, FC 2 Men1, L) mail+sh+helm, waraxe[/f]