((Nick LeMonde continued from Resolve
Nick took a moment to recover once they were outside of the building. He wiped his forehead and crept silently after Teo, trying his best not to make any unfortunate mistakes that would give them away. His streak was broken however, when he reached for his flashlight, fumbled and sent it rolling around on the floor. He smiled apologetically at Teo and picked up as quickly as he could. Inside he walked carefully around the building, looking at the stacks of crates. He walked up to one of the crates and pushed it gently. It didnt seem to contain anything.
The soft waves of echoing voices floated into the room. Nick could make out two, maybe three voices, but there was no telling how many people were deeper inside the warehouse.
"Should we go check that out? If you want to, you take the lead and I'll cover you with the crossbow, just watch your corners. Or we could get out and try and make it to town before nightfall. Either way, I've got your back."
Nick nodded and leaned in close.
Lets go check it out quickly. If we dont see anything worth hanging around for or if we walk into something wed be better off not being involved in, well leave. Maybe we can make it to that town like you said. Ill go in first since I got the
..this thing and you got the range weapon, he said hefting up his hunga munga.
Nick clicked off his flashlight, blinked a few times trying to adjust better to the dimmer light, and walked heel to toe trying to be quiet. As he got closer, one of the voices stood out to Nick from the others.
"I think I know one of them," he whispered back at Teo.