Born Free says...
Krusten, amazed by the arrogance of the stranger, watches him with keen eyes and replies calmly,
"I did not come here to 'follow' anyone I'm here to investigate the cause of those missing and if it is indeed goblins all the better a reason for my presence. Nevertheless I will go this way..."
Krusten points in a direction that puts here in a direction with the the folk in the area. She plans to approach and ask them what they know about the parents of the children who are missing and what they feel happened.
As she walks away she says,
"And yes, George's will do as soon as I'm done."