Short Story : ' A Suspenseful Story Contest '

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Sarah yager Mrs. Grace LA8 October, 26,2017 LA Suspenseful Story Contest On one cold winter 's morning Bethany woke up to the most familiar sound “beep beep beep”. She pulled herself out of bed and rolled her feet into worn out pink slippers she had gotten five years ago for christmas. She dragged herself to the white bathroom where most of her tears would be shed and then lead herself darkest closet full of black and got dressed for the day. She had to remember to wear long sleeves to hide the scars that brought her the most daunting thoughts. She then had straightened the hair that most people envied to have. After all that she had to drag herself up the stairs that seemed so…show more content…
Laying down, holding the letter to her chest, she closed her eyes for the very last time. A few hours later, her little brother knocks on her door to come tell her dinners ready. She didn 't answer, so he walks in. All he sees is her laying in her bed, so he thought she was asleep. He told her mom this. Her mom goes to her room to wake her up. She notices something is odd. She grabs the paper in her hand and reads it. Sobbing, she tries to wake her up. She’s screaming her name. Your brother, so confused, runs to go tell Dad that “Mommy is crying and you won’t wake up.” Your dad runs to your room. He looks at her mom, crying, holding the letter to her chest, sitting next to her lifeless body. It hits him, and he screams. He screams and throws something at the wall. And then, falling to his knees, he starts to cry. Her mom crawls over to him, and they sit there, holding each other, crying. The next day at school, there’s an announcement. The principal tells everyone about her suicide. It takes a few seconds for it to sink in, and once it does, everyone goes silent. Everyone blames themselves. Her teachers think they were too hard on her. Those mean popular girls, they think of all the things they’ve said to you. That boy that used to tease you and call you names, he can’t help but hate himself for never telling you how good you really are. Your ex boyfriend, the one that you told everything to, that broke up with you.. he can’t handle it. he breaks

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