Descriptive Essay - Original Writing

1522 Words Oct 4th, 2016 7 Pages
That night, I went to bed and my mind was racing. Our plan was set in place. As the clock struck midnight, I quickly snuck out of bed and got dressed. I was so anxious. I wanted to be ready at a moment’s notice. It took less than two minutes to put on a thermal shirt, a sweater, jeans, and heavy wool socks. I laid on my bed, staring at the ceiling, counting down the minutes.

At 12:50 on the dot, I heard muffled noises outside my window. I sat up and looked outside. There was James and his horse and carriage. At that moment, I grabbed and put on my coat and boots. He was driving one of my favorite holiday carriage and horse called Dale. They decorated the carriage with assorted ornaments and lights. As James became closer, I got excited.

When James arrived at my window, He whispered and called my name, Chelsea.

I replied, “Yes!” He did not see me peeking out of the window.

Cindy said, “Girl is you ready to go?”

I replied, “What you think, I been up for a while.”

Paul responded, “Come on, we have to go.”

I looked at Paul with an angry face and said, “Ok, I hear you. You guys going to wake my mom.”

James said, “Ok.”

It looked like I was the last stop. I quietly opened my window completely, careful not to make any additional noise, and sat on the sill. Awkwardly, I closed the window by reaching behind me with one hand. On the count of three, I leapt from the second story into the snow mound. I rolled off the mound into the ground. When I hit the ground, I heard a…

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