"What's that?" Adam whispered to Eve.
The two had been hounded through the Garden by strange, evil creatures. Them.
In some ways, they reminded him of himself and Eve, visibly, but they were vile, killing all the animals they came across.
Adam knew he had only one chance to save himself and Eve. The Tree.
"It doesn't sound like one of... them. Too quiet." Eve replied.
A snarling sound can be heard, and then a stag howling in pain as it is eaten.
Adam take Eve by the hand and pulls her towards the Tree, so close and yet so far.
Adam sees one of them, and pushes it back at the stag, hoping to distract it from them.
As they run, Eve trips on a root, and one of THEM jumps at her. Adam tackles it hard into the tree, and it splits clean in half. The one of them's arms move, clawing at him still, and it snarls gruesomely. Adam kicks it off, wincing from a scratch on his leg.
He pulls Eve up, and supports her on the way to the Tree.
A lion runs past them, carrying one of them clinging to its b