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Be gone, Satan!

Monday, April 11, 2011

I wrote this story one morning after an interesting experience. I emailed this to my family, who got a good chuckle. Today, my daughter and I remember it and laugh. I thought I'd share it with you all. Hope it makes you smile today.

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It was late. I had been pulling an all-nighter studying for an exam I knew I had the next day. I sat in silence working through every algebraic equation, struggling to comprehend the rationalization behind each solution. A faint song played on the radio as I tapped along to the beat. Suddenly, I heard a faint cry from the back of the house. I leapt to my feet and rushed toward the sound. I entered the blackness of the bed room as my eyes strained to adjust to the lack of light. I slowly approached my baby’s bed which lay in complete darkness. As my eyes began to adapt to the new surroundings I was struck with fear when I saw a blackened shadow looming over my baby’s bed. My mind raced with thoughts of exorcisms and child abductions as I observed this evil creature standing in such close proximity to my sleeping child. The shadowy figure turned, rose and advanced toward me. I reacted in fear and struck it. “Ow!” it cried in a familiar voice. My eyes adjusted further. It was my daughter, dressed in black. She had heard her brother’s cry and was checking on him when she turned to see a large dark form approaching. Startled and shocked, she went back to bed, wondering why I would strike her for being a good sister. I tried to apologize but all I could do was giggle.


The moral of the story: Don’t wear black to bed, or I’ll knock you out! emoticon
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  • KITGOESFIT
    Ha! Too funny. And she is definitely awesome!
    3686 days ago
  • ASPIRING2BGREAT
    Yes, she certainly is. emoticon

    I showed her your comment. She smiled and said with a grin, "Yes, I know I'm awesome." HA-HA! That's my girl. Modest all the way. LOL emoticon
    3686 days ago
  • KITTYKITTEMMING
    What an awesome daughter you have to go check on her brother when she heard him cry out.

    Cute story.
    3686 days ago
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