She stumbles to her feet, whipping her knife out - but she doesn’t have a chance to find her footing before a wave of dizziness sends her back to the ground with a THUD. She drops her knife. The cow appears completely unaffected, flicking an ear at the scene before turning and trundling away.
“Hey! Wait!” she shouts at the cow. “Come back!”
The cow leads her to a meadow that meets the edge of the old burn and disappears into a wall of live evergreen trees. The woman huffs with effort as she tries to keep up, still clutching her knife.