The Ghostly Awakening Essay

511 words - 2 pages

It was my birthday, July 10, 2001. I was turning eight years old. My family had thrown me a wonderful birthday party. It was loads of fun! I opened presents, ate cake, played with my friends, and did everything else a kid would do at a birthday party.After the party was over, everyone left and returned home. We still had a lot of birthday decorations left. There was this big helium filled balloon that I had got for my birthday. I took it into my room and tied it on my rocking horse. I was getting sleepy. I had, had a big day, and it was getting late. So I went on to bed. I dreamed of all the gifts I had received, and all the fun I had at my party.About two o'clock in the morning I woke up and had forgotten all about my birthday party the previous day. I looked around my dark room. All I could see was a beam of light shining trough a crack in my window. Then a shock of horror entered my frightened body, as I saw a figure of a man sitting on my rocking horse. I was scared to death. It looked just like a ghost, it was dark so all I could see was a figure of a ghostly man.It seemed like hours passed, while I just looked at the mysterious figure, gradually swaying from side to side. I wanted to scream for my momma, but I was afraid if I did the creature would try...

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