We don’t last long after Brenna and Kayla take turns reading cheesy, scary stories. Next thing I know, I’ve been awakened to the sound of footsteps outside. I focus my senses in the darkness. I can still hear them. It seems unmistakable but I’ve thought that before of midnight camping sounds … and been mistaken. I guess even if there is someone wandering around, I don’t care enough to see what it’s about.
“I went out to go to the bathroom about three,” Nick mentions in the morning. “The sky was a-m-a-z-i-n-g.”