A blinding light flashed for an instant at the edge of the woods. It is followed by loud roars of pain. The roar resounded throughout the valley. The village instantly became lively.
The able men gathered around with various tools and weapons. Most of them carried a wooden pointy sticks. Some carried a sword, others pitchfork. They all have an eager expression to fight.
In a glance they are somehow ready to fight bandits but it is unfortunate that they are fighting orcs. Although orcs might not be smart, they are tough and strong. It will require proper weapon to fight it. Looks like the fact that they repelled the attack yesterday got into their head.
Mary came out of the crowd with Joshua and two others. We stood together at the gate....