dwemer ruins are shit. SHIT.
In morrowind everything in them kills you. In Oblivion, everything in them kills you. In skyrim, EVERYTHING IN THEM KILLS YOU THE DWEMER MUST HAVE BEEN SOME SEVERELY MASOCHISTIC ASSHOLES IF THEY WERE WILLING TO INVARIABLY LIVE IN DARK MUSTY CAVES FULL OF DEATHTRAPS AND MECHANICAL ATROCITIES WITH A BARELY-RESTRAINED LUST FOR THE BLOOD OF ORGANIC LIFE
Whatever, you must not be a stealth archer with a bunch of points in the sneaky tree so you don’t trip pressure plates. :)