The Death Of The Night Essay

1131 Words Aug 19th, 2015 5 Pages
PROLOUGE; The soon to be murderer clung to the knife as though it was their safe heaven. The torturous and horrified screams of the victim sent a calming feeling throughout the killers body. the knife was slowly drawn back and angled perfectly before thrusting it straight into the innocent girls stomach. The killer observed as the victims eyes froze over like the surface of a puddle, robbing them of their usual warmth and didn’t even bat an eyelash as the life drained out of her in thick scarlet red and her skin took on the paleness of a corpse.


OPENING; I wake to the sound of my own screams and heart pulsing recklessly in my chest. I close my eyes, trying to rid myself of the night terror I have just experienced. I focus on the posters hung on my ceiling and can feel the droplets of sweat fall from my pastel white hair to my forehead slowly making their way down my face and onto my nose, before plummeting on my bed sheets. The air is suffocating me and that’s when I know I need to get up. I grab my phone from the nightstand, which reads 2:15 am on the lock screen. I text the only friend I know will be awake at this ghastly hour.
“Blair, I’ve had another shitty dream, sneak out and meet me at the end of the street?”
I wait for the reply, my hands trembling.
“Leaving now.” is the only response.
My mind feels disconnected from my body as it leads me to my makeup stand and starts applying cheap eyeliner. Just as I’m about to make my way over to the window,…

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