Characters Dean, Sam, Bobby, Kathleen Hudak, Missy Bender, Lee Bender
Warnings Bad language
Timeline S1, The Benders
Summary A promise to a friend takes Dean Winchester back to the woods to confront his worst nightmare... Sequel to The Woods are Lonely, Dark and Deep
Chapter 1: Mr Brightside
He can hear the din of the dogs, hear them panting behind him, hear them gaining on him as he races through the night, chest exploding, heaving breath failing miserably when it comes to keeping up with his sprinting heart and screaming, starving, aching lungs.