Being Home Alone On A Dark, Cloudy, Night Essay

1003 Words Jul 2nd, 2016 5 Pages
Being home alone on a dark, cloudy, night. The house stands quietly, with no sign of a human being except for a young girl sitting down on the sofa watching television. The whole house seems to be at rest with the sound of the television keeping the house awake. As time stands still, the door suddenly slams open. The noises of a crow’s screech along with numerous dog barks begin filling throughout the house. The girl in less than two seconds begins to breathe heavily, muscles tightening, heart speeding up, pounding which now fills the silent house. A split second later the young girl notices that the cause of the slamming door was only the wind. Every individual knows the feeling of “fear”. It’s a word that triggers different emotions within each individual. Fear as defined by the dictionary, “A distressing emotion aroused by impending danger, evil, pain, etc., whether the threat is real or imagined; the feeling or condition of being afraid” (“Fear”). Although, fear represents a distressing emotion aroused by fear, fear 's new definition should include the acceptance and embracement of this emotion by each individual.

Numerous amounts of individuals believe that fear contributes to the opposing emotion that each human being contains, however, fear tends to keep individuals safe and secure. In a better way to understand this remember that Spiderman’s Spidey senses signaled when trouble was nearby. Those shock waves indicated Spiderman 's exposure to danger. If fear wasn’t…

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