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And then the lights went out…

He took a left down the dark tree-lined street and walked to the driveway of the third house on the right. The house was dark except for a lighted window on the second floor. The pale pink curtains were shut, but he could see a shadowed figure pass by as the wind blew, the oncoming

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Dead of winter.

They had been at the cabin for three days when the snow started to fall. Henry saw the flakes piling up in the early morning and decided to take a trip into town on the ATV. Clara was worried they would be snowed in without enough food to last. The snow started to fall faster

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Fruit.

  It wasn’t the wrap-around porch, the high ceilings, or the expensive furniture Katherine loved most about the home she shared with her husband. It wasn’t the two-car garage, half-moon driveway, or the attic Chris had transformed into a craft area for her. It wasn’t the bay windows, or the enormous kitchen where she spent

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Millie’s Tavern (Akira)

Akira wanted to go out last night. She wanted to dance, to drink, to feel normal again. When I came home from work, she was ready to go. I walked in to find her dancing in front of the bathroom mirror, in a little black dress and enough makeup to hide the dark circles. She

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The Woman in White – 5: The jilted bride of Lake Richmond

(Previously) The Carlisles lived in the white manor on the hill overlooking Lake Richmond. Robert Carlisle had it built as a wedding present when he married Elizabeth Harrington. They had four daughters: Carolyn, Rebecca, Mary Anne, and Felicia. The first three were married by the time they turned twenty to successful men who could take

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