The field was growing dark as the sun set on the horizon and he doesn’t want to get stuck in the dark with them.
They are moving faster than he imagined when they began the chase and are now making up ground quickly. Both him and Jason reach the edge of the ditch together and slide down the bank to the bottom where Cathy is still trying to climb up towards Dylan. It’s a lot darker down here as the surrounding hedges and steep walls of the trench block out the fading light.
She stops for a moment and passes Dylan the duvet she was carrying and then reaches back for the bag. Jason looks at her confused that she is trying to save her things before herself and, as the scream build in intensity and volume, he drops his own backpack, takes the bag from