Livestock had been slaughtered and crops destroyed. No one knew what it was, but they did know where it came from; the woods. Everyone says that strange things come from the woods, so when a stranger emerged from the woods and wandered into town, the townspeople were understandably cautious. However, when the stranger volunteered to help capture the beast terrorizing the town, he became an instant hero. How quickly they forget that strange things come from the woods.