"Well, my family makes it over at the Wizard of Wines winery and the current delivery is way overdue. I am worried about them, but I can't leave all this (he gestures to the room) and besides, I'm no adventurer."
Sen speaks up. "Ummm, guys? I know this is a bad time, but after what happened in the village and what happened on the road, I think I'm only bringing you down. I think I should stay here when you leave. Besides, Ireena might need more protection. Maybe I could study more here too."
The innkeeper started to look offended until you included all humans in your critique.
"Sir, perhaps you know who my sister and I could talk to about a permanent place to stay? We are in hiding from Him." Ismark asks. "We would help on your quest, but we are far from adventurers and it would be counter to my goal of keeping my sister safe from him."
"Perhaps you should go see the burgomaster in the morning," the innkeeper replies. "He may know of a place. Please excuse me for a few minutes. I must feed the ravens."