King Solomon tells Davey that Cross’s men are getting bolder in their attempts at getting into the Freelands.
He tells him that he is the best person to kill Cross as he can think on his feet – evidenced by his escaping the Cullsmen.
He promises Davey a life of luxury when he returns after killing Cross.
Davey reluctantly agrees and sets off towards the garbage mountains which lead to Cross’s village.
The reality of the situation hits him when he realises he is all on his own out here.
He begins to question whether he has made the right decision.
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