Tonight was Halloween.
Sally counted down the days. It felt like such a long wait; even longer without Jack there. She was excited to finally celebrate the holiday, but she was even more so for what would come after. To meet with him again in the graveyard. Just the two of them alone together...in love.
She fantasized about it so much. She thought about Jack every night and every opportunity she had. Finklestein's voice became background noise to her as her thoughts were filled with the King. She felt like such a hopeless romantic thinking about him...but now she knew that he loved her back. She was clinging onto those words as the month went by.
So when October 31st came, Sally was more than ecstatic. She cleaned every part of the tower with a grin, humming while sweeping and cooking. She was so tingly, and could barely hold her excitement in when the sun finally set. Then she watched as monsters prepared for Halloween, sending shrieks and scaring people on the streets. She hov