Dylan: What’s wrong?
Andrew: Nothing. Just being careful. The farmer might not want guests.
An easy explanation for the boy, but none of the rest believed it for a second. They can see now that it’s a few people, a small group of five or six, but from here they can’t tell if they are friend or foe. Getting closer could be fatal though but their options were limited. Did they send somebody ahead to ask for shelter? Or cut their losses and go back to the car? Both options could be the wrong move as they were out of food and pretty much lost. Fuel was running low too.
Their answer comes quick and sharp in the form of a loud scream from the farmhouse. A chilling scream. Sharp enough to cut your throat if you