What I have seen as a child.
I was there. There! I sneaked into this
area, where this door had lead of two was a
hallway. At the very end was a huge amphitheater.
In the midst of darkness I was able to discern
lanterns, that were all over the house. They were
way above my head, so high I could not reach it.
I did not hear anyone behind me, in here. If my father was behind me, I would have heard him being there, as his footsteps were very distinctive as he dragged one of his feet to get moving, followed by his cane tapping on the wooden floor. He was the only other person who was here was him or mom.
I rubbed my hands together to emphasize the glee
I would feel upon seeing what he was hiding here. The
hallway was adorned with nothing other than
gas lanterns that were upon the walls at the
edges of it at the ends.
The walls were cedar; the doors were shorter in
height the ones in the rest of the house.
I recalled seeing some rodent droppings there on
I heard the door open. There was no one here,
but me. I looked about trying to find who was there
I did not see anyone there, so, I steeled my nerves
and continued on in my search of the place. Saw
the light explode from the lanterns into here.
Illinumating What was here, I felt the rustling of the
wind in here. Where there was no wind.
I did not hear anyone come into the hallway.
So, who was that? Who was invisible? No one, I
Knew, but I saw the light fall into the hallway
from behind me.
That I froze right where I stood. What opened
the door? If it was not father, who. Opened the
door. I did not know, my blood ran cold in my