Both people think that they should own the land and they are ready to kill each other for it. Ulrich had brought with him some hunters in which he place on top the crest of a hill.
Ulrich walked through the woods looking for Georg and wished he would come face to face with his enemy.
The two main characters in this story are Ulrich Von Gradwitz, and Georg Znaeym. The strip of woods between the twos houses is where the story takes place. Since both individuals are bitter about he land dispute it wont end.
Both Ulrich and Georg turn the corner and come face to face in the middle of the night.
A log knocked out by the storm falls on top of the two men pinning them down. After a while of reflecting the decide it snot worth fighting and they decide to become friends after they find a way out from under the log.