Edit: Ok, i think i figured it out. While i had no luck at fixing the bug, i looked up the scene on youtube and found out that i had actually already had the conversation with merril. For some reason, it will automatically have the final cutscene play if you talk to merril at the beginning of act 3.
I appoligize in advance for any possible spoilers
First off, upon attempting to start this quest, the cutscene at her house was bugged, in that it showed hawke and merril standing in the doorway, with the first response option available. i chose an option and it seemed to rectify itself. This is not the real bug, but thought i should mention it.
The real bug i was experiencing was after killing the pride demon possessed keeper and being confronte…Read more >