Every prowler in the dark is, consciously or unconsciously, a mystic.
They knew that some hungry night prowler would then take care of it for them.
A thump, followed by a muttered curse, betrayed the identity of the prowler.
The prowler had stubbed his stockinged toe against a chair leg.
If there was one prowler around there might be a dozen or a score.
For Unk Wunk ...