And here I was thinking I could pull one over on you. You're smarter than you look, aren't you?
Ignoring any sense of IMPENDING DOOM and after first looking to make sure you won't walk straight into a deadly situation, you make your way into the alley, letting your gaze drift to the concrete ground to scan for the remains of the man that didn't return. The sound of a pained moan and some slight shifting behind the dumpster makes you jolt and--for a second--reconsider your decision.
Maybe this was a bad idea after all.
I'm no coward--let's take a look!