Of course, it was really sweet and lovely when Jean Valjean found Cosette in the woods all alone and frightened, and took her back home. But you've gotta admit, a stranger approaching you from the dark woods just isn't a sight that immediately evokes trust.
Meanwhile, on an unrelated note...
Omigosh, it's December already?! Well, I guess that would explain why it's been getting so cold at night! :)