The sudden, swift, severe summer storm caught me totally unaware. I
was walking down Old tree Road when the clouds started to build. I
looked around as I huddled under a large, dead oak tree. Almost all of
the houses on this abandoned street were too badly damaged for me to
take shelter in, except for the one.
The house loomed impressive and morbid in the greenish-black sky. A
flash of lightning briefly illuminated the house. The windows were
broken, but the superstructure seemed to be in good condition.
I was becoming soaked as I pondered upon my dilemma. Whether to stay
under the tree and risk getting hit by lightning or should I go into
that old house, not knowing who or what might be in there. The storm
instead decided for me. Lightning hit the tree, filling the air with
the scent of scorched sap. I dashed onto the porch and pounded on the
door. It was open.
What was that? I thought my hearth in my mouth. I slowly turned
around. I didn't see anyone, but that didn't mean tha...
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