Before Walter could ask any further Jacobi hopped off the table and scurried back into the hole. Walter did not think much about Jacobi’s exit and hustled back into his room to wait for Alden. Moments later they were running to the Swan Inn to listen to the latest tale the hunters had to recount. The place was lively, loud and stirring with excitement as every night since the hunt, but nobody had yet to capture the wolf. Though, the stories they told of coming face to face with the creature made everybody’s skin crawl.