Ben sees the cabin from the distance and approaches the cabin slowly. Ben sees a kid at the window staring at him and he is wondering who that kid is.
Matt sees a man coming slowly to the cabin and at first Matt thought that it was his dad but when the man got closer and it was a stranger.
Matt is worried that Ben will do something that Ben was gonna steal something or do something bad. But as soon as he invites himself for supper and then Matt gets less worried.
Ben notices the rifle and said " That will cost you a lot of beaver pelts". Matt said "Its not for sale." After Matt finishes the bread to go with the stew. Right after, Ben is knocked down and is snoring crazy loud. Matt is worried that Ben will stay for a long time and worry about there foo
Matt falls asleep falls asleep and wakes up in the middle of the night and falls asleep on accident then Matt wakes up and its finally morning. He starts cooking breakfast and realizes that Ben is gone and he looks to the side and the rifle is gone.
Matt realizes that he is defenseless and will starve to death if he doesn't have that rifle. He will also get in trouble if he doesn't get the rifle before Matt's dad comes.