A small red sports car skidded to a stop in front of Bird Song as Dean dismounted his bike.
Her feet skidded out from under her and she spun around, clutching desperately to the limb, twisting into a sitting position and sliding until she was sitting before him.
An elk cow burst out of the brush and skidded to a stop when she saw Alex.
Dean skidded around a tight corner and emerged from the elbow.
She skidded to a halt, chest heaving.