By Greg F. Gifune
Dying isn't the end.
Katherine and James ran a small lakeside inn in completely happy element, Massachusetts, throughout the stressful summer time months, then persevered the often-desolate winters in relative isolation. Their lives have been chuffed until eventually one morning while the physique of a tender boy was once stumbled on floating within the lake. From that second Katherine watched as her husband started to spiral into madness. Then he vanished with out a hint.
Now, months later, as a snow fall descends over comfortable element, Katherine faces her ultimate wintry weather by myself at the lake. yet issues aren't any longer what they appear. Is anything in the market, haunting the snowy woods, ready within the lake, luring her towards an analogous insanity that claimed James?
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Cursed. " Hannah gulped. " She didn't much like how that sounded. He would have to bite her. Suck her blood. She felt nauseous just thinking about it, but strangely excited as well. The boy nodded slowly. "I understand if you don't want to. " she asked. "Of course," he said. Then he disappeared. 6 The next night, he told her a little more about the thing that was after him. It had almost gotten him once before, but he had been able to get away. But now it was back to finish the job. It had tracked him down.
She pushed him, giving him a pointed look. " Push. He caught on, and backed up. " Push. The vampiros watched them with amusement. " She shoved him hard. He fell to the floor with a solid thump, and she had reached the fire alarm. She yanked the handle down. Ear splitting bells pierced the air. Everyone hunched against the noise, but the vampires remained unharmed. Ava appealed to Bossemi. He held up a finger as if to say wait. The sprinkler system switched on. Water sprayed and the vampires began to melt.
She slumped back in her seat. " Jarett bounded up the steps and dropped a token into the fare collector. "Thanks," he said, not even out of breath. He didn't acknowledge Ava, but she recognized his hard expression—the sword point. The same cold fury had burned in his eyes when he had thrown the water on her. But this time, he focused it on the grinning skull punk. As the bus accelerated, Jarett knelt on the seat next to her, facing backward. "I thought I should make sure the bus was safe," he said.
A View from the Lake by Greg F. Gifune