SEVENTH PART THE LAIR OF THE SPIDERS The travellers had been motionless, frightened there with the eddy of teias and the multitude of spiders of all the sizes and forms leaving inside burrows in the trees in the ground with crabs. Great caranguejeiras jumped of the top of the trees, the teias, inside of burrows. Antenor when it saw that place gave one cried out and if it hid for backwards of Gordon. _ _ I that I do not enter there! Beoriano wise person that existed many teias spiders, but did not imagine that it had increased in such a way since the last time. It was almost impossible to cross this place. However, they would have that to find a way. Not yet they knew which. They were very tired to think.
They had decided to find a shelter to rest and later thinking of what they would go to make to cross. They had been for top of a tree that was to a cinquenta meters of there. Back in the top they had been able to see all the movement of the spiders. In a cocavidade in the trunk all had slept, with exception of Gordon that was without anxious sleep or of more. At the beginning of the afternoon one by one it was waking up. Beoriano was the first one to wake up and seeing that Gordon was waked up if it approached to become vacant.
_ _ And there friend, for what I see did not nail the eyes. He obtained to see some thing that in gives some hope to them. _ _ Not yet. They seem that they do not sleep. They are many. The teias are fervilhando. At each moment, more they arrive. It seems more than all the spiders of the world had decided to be congregated in this place, and, then when we decide to go pra the field.