As Jack's foot landed on the ground, a giant hand reached up out of the ground and clamped onto it in a vice-grip. Similarly, massive tendrils of gravel and dirt shot straight up towards the Slayers. They slashed like tentacles of a squid as the swatted at the Slayers that remained in the tree.
"And that's where you're wrong, Klay. Demeter was weak, but I am strong. You need to study up on your mythology. Gaea was not just an ancient Skill User of sorts, she was the Earth. No, she is the Earth through me!" the same voice boomed. In the ground, a massive face formed, molding the earth into features such as eyes and a nose. The face stayed for a second, a sinister glare aimed directly at Klay. Then, in a single motion, thousands of pounds of dirt and sand were sent flying towards the Slayers, creating a sandstorm around the tree.