The old man turned to face the mob.
"If I hadn't known you so well I would have thought you'd gone and lost your minds." he said. "The way you've been treating this place one would have surely thought that the oppressors had won the war. You can see it there in the way your bodies are lined up out in my yard that the devil's footprint sure did leave a mark on y'all. I never thought I'd say this but shame on you. Shame on you all."