Dipper lazily watched his sister Mabel swim in the pond by the shack. He then turned his head back to his journal, "Mabel, I'll be back before sunset!" Dipper says as he stands up, deer tail flicking. "But you know how grunkle Stan hates when you run off into the forest- it's hunting season dipper! It's hunting season for moon's sake!!" She said as she swam to the edge of the pond. "I'll be back before he notices...okay-?" He said with a flick of his ears. "Fine-... Just be careful!" She said as dipper trotted off.
Dipper raised his ears to scan for anything, once he knew he was fine he sat down in a clearing. He opened his book to find out more about- suddenly Dipper heard a click of a gun. Dipper quickly got up and looked around, he spotted the gun but pretended to not know to buy some time... One... Two.... Three! Dipper quickly took off, with his journal in hand. Dipper tumbled over as his right flank got shot by the hunter. He tried to get up and crawl with his front hooves and h...