If I can, I always prefer to return by a different route. Back on East Mtn, I arranged with the slower-hiking fellow highpointers that they'll pick me and Jasmine at the T-junction, so we had to hurry along this picturesque ridge, but in the end we still beat them to the road by a good margin. A longer but less steep descent is often the best choice :)
I didn't have a camera on that trip. One of our team mates, Matty the ScoutMaster, took a nice shot of East Mtn from Potters Ponds, which is the direction you wanted:
I think you might just use the image URL, or if you really want a copy, let me know and I'll ask him for OK.