The Road

Section 11 pages 131-144 q 8

“Heʼd been ready to die and now he wasnt (sic) going to and he had to think
about that...This was not hiding in the woods. This was the last thing from that.” (144) What does the man mean by this?

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The boy and his father had found an underground bunker with many supplies. The father knew that finding this was not like hiding in the woods. People would see the hatch above ground. This bunker was an oasis and meant they would not die right away unless it was found by someone else.