Ocular Cactus and T. Hobbes 01 Adam put his ear to the ground, in order to more clearly be able to hear the sounds from the surrounding area. Though for all he could tell, the battle outside was raging more furiously than it had been even when they had entered the plant, he literally couldn't hear anything from the entire inside of the building except for the quiet movements caused by him and Lance. Lance walked up behind him, and periodically spun his flashlight around them, to make sure there was no one around.
"We were tricked. This isn't the right place."
Adam unfolded his map of the surrounding areas, and spread it on the floor. Not of course, because he expected to find anything useful he hadn't already memorized more or less in full; but in a mere act of hopelessness, and to bring up the question of where they should go next. Assuming little enough time elapsed that it still even mattered, of course. An