The Imaginary FriendThe Imaginary Friend2 days ago in Short Stories More Like This
I’ve been thinking long and hard, and I finally decided to speak up about something pretty creepy and a bit disturbing that I had once experienced. I work at a small kindergarten in my hometown. It’s a small building with unpainted brick walls on the outside. The play area is pretty small, and everything is wooden, except the jungle gym, which is metal and modern. There’s also a medium sized sandpit near the swing set and on the far side of the backyard there is a small wooden doll house, but no one is allowed anywhere near there. I know the reason why, but that’s a story for another time.
This happened about 6 months ago, around the time I first started working there. It was my second week, when a new toddler was enrolled. Let’s call him Sammy(to protect his real identity). Seeing as how he was 4, but way too quiet and introverted, he was put in my class, along with the 2 and 3 year olds. He would always sit and draw quietly, never as noisy or naughty as