"Oh thank you so much for stopping. No one else was willing to listen to me, presumably because they thought I was the Bog Witch in disguise. But my kitty, Silver, is lost somewhere nearby and I desperately need help to find him."
You help the woman search for Silver. You eventually find him hiding in a tree stump. The woman is ever so grateful and isn't afraid to let you know.
"I'm ever so grateful! By the way, you should know that bridge over there is as rickety as a payday lender's promise. There's anoter bridge about twenty minutes over that way you should take instead."