The Night - Original Writing Essay
Leaving his bedroom, Jeff made his way into the kitchen and pulled out a drawer which contained his mother 's knives. He made his choice; didn 't really matter which one, as long as it could keep him safe if anything were to happen. He didn 't plan on using it, he just wanted to scare them away. Even though it was something he had fantasized about many times before, the thought of having to use it and possibly killing a living person, made him tremble.
The knocking continued as he reached the door. He could 've asked who was there, but he didn 't want to speak. He wanted whoever it was to believe that nobody was home. The knocking stopped shortly after and Jeff thought they had finally left, but the knocking continued, this time, in the basement. He thought about it; why somebody would be knocking so desperately. He thought that maybe it was Liu and he had lost his key. To Jeff, that was the most reasonable explanation. He walked down to the basement door and took a deep breath before opening.
"Thank God, you 're okay," a female voice said. It was Hailey.
"What the hell are…