Do You Know Where Your Parents Are?

textual_phoenix

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"Excuse me, little boy." Tommy jumped at the sound. He thought he was alone in the backyard. He turned around, seeing a large, heavy set old man behind him. "I'm sorry. I didn't mean to frighten you," the old man said, smiling.

Tommy looked over his shoulder towards the house. The back door was wide open, so he felt safe. He was the fastest kid in his grade 3 class. He was sure he could get in the house if he needed to. He turned back to the man, a nervous smile on his face.

"Do you know where your parents are?" Without saying a word, Tommy pointed to the house.

"Oh, no. They aren't there." Tommy's eyes widened. "Once more, do you know where you know where they are? I'll give you a hint."

He smiled at Tommy and patted his stomach. "I do."


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ElshaHawk LoA

ElshaHawk LoA

You could cut the "once more" part and add a line break before "Oh no." :)

Old man is pretty stealthy.. or Tommy is pretty deaf..

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Sanglorian

Sanglorian

Spooky and scary, I like it!

  • #275 Posted 4 years ago
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