He watched from the roof of the building as they walked towards the gate of the campus.
Once they pass the Keeler Building, I can cut across the lot and climb down the hill to where the road passes, he thought.
From the rooftop he could easily see when the parking lot would be out of their field of view, he had a pretty good idea as to what he was doing.
“If we aren’t going to make it down, maybe we should just plan to stay up here for the night?” he suggested.
“Nah, we’ll figure it out later.”