It was clear from the outset that the mindset within he small community was intractable to say the least.
They lived in fear of the worms in their garden believing they were controlling their minds and that their doom was only a matter of days away.
They found a God to pray to, make sacrifices to and generally hope the worms would go away.
But the worms were a resilient lot, with a mindset of their own and stayed deep under the ground plotting and planning against the villagers.
The early morning rumbling from within the earth reinforced their mindset that the end was now imminent.