A twig cracked. I snapped my head to the side, following the direction of the sound, and peered through the greenery. There was nothing there.
As I began to turn back around, I caught the slightest motion out of the corner of my eye.
Peeking out between clumps of dense vegetation, about 20 feet away, were two eyes. My skin prickled when I realized that they were staring back at me.