You Awake With A Jolt

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You awake with a jolt. The blankets quickly fall to the floor. You don’t understand why you awoke so quickly and violently but, you assume it has something to do with your dream. You never remember these dreams but it seems that slowly you are. This however, is not the case today. The room you are in seems incredibly bright but there is not sun breaking through the windows. You look towards your alarm clock and see that it is only 6 am. You sigh. You have a feeling today is going to be a long day. Suddenly your phone goes off. You reach towards your phone on the nightstand but, remember you put it on the other side of the room so it could charge. You don’t want to get up. Begrudgingly though you do slowly dragging yourself out of bed. You…show more content…
You check the time it’s 6:50. You walk out of the house and lock the door. You look towards the car and take a deep breath. In and out. You start to walk towards your car. You open the door of your vehicle and are flooded with the scent of musk. It reminds you that you have to get you car detailed. You put your key into the ignition and start up your car. The engine starts up and the radio turns on. A song just starts to play. “Hello darkness, my old friend. I’ve come to talk with you again because a vision softly creeping left its seed while I was sleeping.” Simon and Garfunkel rings throughout the car as you pull out of the driveway. You turn on your phone which still has the address and head towards the place. Trees pass your vehicle in a blur. Time seems fickle as you listen to the music on the radio and your pounding heart. You are filled with anticipation of what’s to come. You pull up to the house around 8:40. Although the sun was starting to shine when you left it is now covered in clouds. You have a feeling it’s going to rain. The house before you is incredibly large standing at three stories tall. It looks abandoned the roof caving in on itself. Vines climb up the sides and into the house. There is a giant wrap around porch supported by large pillars. These pillars look as though they came straight out of ancient Greece. Trees surround you and the house. You feel vulnerable. You feel like you’re being watched You get out of the car with caution
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