Louis felt his kneecaps almost shatter, as he landed on the rock ledge. His legs totally collapsed from fatigue, as he took the two-metre drop. Lee tumbled after him and helped him up.
Louis had been running faster than ever before. It might have been because there was no way of seeing where he put his feet and had no choice but to the unexpected jumps that appeared in front of him, or the fear
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two-way radio, and he got hold of the police.
The farmer had two shotguns, so they went up to the house and bashed the door down. Louis first ran to the room where everything had happened and then to the upstairs room. To his dismay, he found the house deserted.
The only evidence that the police found of people actually being in the house at all, was a matchbox, with all the matches burnt out.