Introduction to the Toland Adventure
We’re on our fourth week of the Toland Journey, a scavenger hunt/interactive story that will take us on an journey to locate the ghost of William Toland, a New York author who disappeared in 1883. The Toland Journey is primarily based off of “The Adventures of Tom Sawyer”, by Mark Twain.
Where by is toland – My Quest: Week 4 – The Scary Cave
At the time upon a time there was a goblin that lived in a scary cave. The goblin experienced by no means noticed any person outside of the cave in advance of, so just about every time somebody arrived to pay a visit to he would try out to scare them absent. If I needed to know additional about the goblin’s existence, I had to go into his lair and meet him deal with-to-face. Fortunately, my mates have all frequented Toland in advance of and advised me to check out likely down a specific route. I adopted the path right until it split into two, leading me through a small tunnel that permit out into a a great deal more substantial cave.
The Toland Experience is centered off of “The Adventures of Tom Sawyer”, by Mark Twain.
I stood at the entrance of the cave searching at all of the torches lining its partitions. The goblin could be any place, so I didn’t know which way to go following. I took out my telephone and opened up the map, but all of its lights went out with a poof! When the mild cleared there was now a compact line leading me down a person of the two paths. I shut my eyes for a minute, respiration in an out prior to selecting which path to adhere to. I set off going for walks down the remaining aspect, but soon experienced to duck down right after viewing a big spider world-wide-web blocking my way.
I got up off my knees and brushed myself off ahead of continuing my path. Quickly I read a smaller whisper coming from the suitable aspect of the cave. I walked in excess of till I observed a little something shining at me through the darkness. It was a further stone with runes carved into its floor. Right after finding it up I recognized that this should be the reserve William was conversing about.
I tucked the e-book absent in my bag and ongoing going for walks down my path, which direct me out to a modest ledge with an wonderful look at. I could see all of Toland from in which I stood, but almost nothing else all around me was common. Nothing seemed like it would make a good hiding location, so I started out producing my way back to the goblin cave. As soon as I obtained back again to the entrance of the goblin lair he came speeding out at me. He was our top, but experienced vivid orange pores and skin and wild black spiky hair that stood straight up on his head. His garments were ripped and filthy from hiding in the cave all day.
Almost nothing appeared like it would make a superior hiding place, so I started off generating my way back to the goblin cave. As shortly as I acquired again to the entrance of the goblin lair he came speeding out at me.
He explained to me that he was not going to harm me, but that I essential to go again where I arrived from. He didn’t want anybody to come across him, but my good friends were ready for me exterior of the cave and if I did not occur back again they would come seeking for me. After telling Toland that I was not going to depart without having the e book, he last but not least agreed to give it back again. He told me that he had been hanging onto it for Thomas and would be satisfied to return it. He then started off shivering and wrapped his arms all over himself, telling me that he was cold. When Toland was warmed up, I could at last head back property.
I’m not absolutely sure how the goblin came throughout the e book in the to start with spot, but I was happy to get it back again. He even experimented with to give me his cape, which I politely refused for the reason that he appeared chilly with out it. I will confess that Toland is substantially additional terrifying than his mate Tommy.