10. Ghost in the Hall
"Do you believe in ghost?" Alvin asked his
Levi one night, as they were lying down
bed around eleven at night. "I don't think
," Levi replied. Alvin and Levi shared a room
. "Why not?" asked Alvin. "I have never seen
," Levi said. Alvin was twelve years old and
was eighteen. "I think I saw one, Levi,"
told his brother, sounding frightened. "Go to sleep,
," Levi told his brother, as he turned around
his bed to face the closet. "There's no
thing as ghost," Levi said.
Alvin and Levi
lying on separate beds. Levi had fallen asleep
an hour ago, but Alvin was still awake.
was having a hard time trying to go
sleep. A sound was keeping him awake. It
like someone was walking out in the hallway,
outside his bedroom door. It was completely dark.
was curious to find out who was sauntering
in the hallway. Fifteen minutes had passed and
creaking hadn't stop. Alvin slowly rose from his
. He moved towards his door, taking one step
two seconds. When he finally reached his door,
put his hand on the doorknob and gradually
to turn it. The walking had not ceased.
, what are you doing?" Levi said right before
could open the door. "I think there's a
in the hallway," Alvin replied. Levi rose to
feet and went to the door. "I'll go
you." Levi said. The two opened the door
and popped their heads out the door to
a look. "You see, it was nothing," Levi
. Alvin and Levi went back to bed. Levi
fell asleep before Alvin. Alvin could not go
sleep. There was someone walking in the hallway.