The silk proves quite sticky and gross, but only until it starts drying out in the air, at which point it seems to become tough and kind of springy, a little like latex foam. Something tells Aurelie and Lisette this stuff isn't really ideal material to build a spider web out of. Whatever it was their new friends were doing, it wasn't very well thought out.
The forest apart from the main road, the pair note, is somewhat confusing. The trees, for the most part, all look the same. One thing that doesn't look the same, though, is a potbellied man in a hiker's outfit sporting a well-groomed neck-beard. He seems to be looking for something, accompanied by a large bug with a giant mushroom on its back.
The notices Aurelie and Lisette around the same time they see him and raises a hand to wave. "Hoi, young ladies! Are you lost?"