Dead! Prologue It was a cold December night and she had finished work later than expected. She strided past the terrace houses, jealous of the warm light that illuminated from behind closed curtains. She really didn't want to walk home in the darkness by herself, but it's hard when you have nobody to walk with you and you're trying to keep hold of every penny you earn. The route she had chosen to take home was one she would usually only take during the day time, but it was late, and she didn't care, anyway, what's the worst that could happen?More Like This
The terrace houses seemed to loom over her, watching her in the darkness as she stormed forward between the street lights. She reached an opening to a snicket and stopped, hesitating for a second, deciding whether or not to chance the shadows and cut off an extra 5 minutes to her walk. "Stuff it!" she thought, and marched forth into the darkness.
As soon as she hit the shadows she felt a tug