Far to the west skirmishing between the two armies was ongoing throughout the day as we pushed into the plain.
We proceeded with caution. Our guess that we were behind the lines of the army of the North went unconfirmed, for thankfully we saw no one. Or more importantly – no one saw us.
The sounds of conflict dissipated the further we ventured into the expanse. Our confidence rising we picked up the pace.
Strangely after that my thoughts wandered and I found myself thinking about Moglen and Stan. I recoiled as though burned by just thinking the thought.
I told this to Elijah. He confessed to something similar. But added, “I am certain that they are thinking evil towards us.”