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dilapidated wooden fence, the group slowly approached the
gate they had been looking for. Hanging forebodingly on the gate
was a weather old sign that read "Halloween Graveyard -
Enter If You Dare". Suddenly,
there was the white flash of lightning and then the dull
rumble of thunder.
the group passed through the gate. To their left was an old
and spooky looking graveyard surrounded by a gothic style
wrought iron fence. The graveyard, illuminated by an eerie
blue light with no evident source, was filled with creepy
old tombstones. Half way down the fence they could see the
arched entrance way to the graveyard. At the top hung a sign
that read "Halloween Graveyard".
The sound of
wind and creaking tree branches can be heard and a light fog
crawled over the ground through the patchwork of cob web
covered tombstones. Pumpkins, both carved and not were
scattered throughout. The flickering and ominous faces of
these Jack O' Lanterns sent chills up they spines. Was that
some ghostly apparition peeking from behind a tombstone in
walked closer, they could see the menacing figure of the
Grim Reaper himself standing like a statue behind the
largest of the gravestones near the entrance to the
Hesitantly, the group began to move past the archway, but
suddenly the Grim Reapers began moving towards them with
boney out stretched arms. Screaming, they moved forward
quickly towards their goal, the front door of the creepy old
house at the end of the path.
The front of
the house was a stunning visage of decay. Tattered curtains
hung from the window sills, shredded from years of neglect
and the often present howling wind. Yet, behind the windows
an ominous glow shown through, indicating some unknown and
possibly malevolent presence within. The door looked
as if it had been boarded up a century ago.
As they moved
closer they could hear the faint sound of sinister organ
music coming from within. Standing on the porch was the...
This isn't a
scary story to tell your Trick or Treater's on Halloween
night, although it could be. Its a basic example of a yard
haunt with a Halloween graveyard.