Danir lay sprawled on the ground, feebly holding up his sword in defense, as the golem closed in, raising its massive arms for the kill.
"Hey! Over here!" shouted Gregor. He'd crept to the edge of the path; the darkness behind him promising a fair fall to the floor below.
The creature turned, and lunged at Gregor, who deftly dodged it.
With a roar of anger, the huge golem somersaulted, and fell out of sight.
"Let's get out of here. He won't follow us outside," Gregor hissed, as he helped Danir to his feet.
"I've got an idea," he whispered.