The Runaway Troll is about a town of trolls in shadow forest. They don't wash and they get a bath with mud and eels and worms. They only come out at night. The troll son gets kidnapped by the Better. Then Better tortures him by giving troll son a bath with soapy water and washes a jumper with soap. Then he puts it on the troll and the troll gets really itchy and sore and lots of his warts go away. Troll son’s mother gets really woried about him but she knows what she has to do.