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A Scary Story

The Lakeside Ghost Story My stomach was churning as the big bold letters came into view. They read, “Camp Lakeside.” The bus came to a sudden stop and a counselor at the front of the bus stood up and yelled, “Everyone off!” A stampede of eager campers rushed from the bus, into the bright sunshine of Lakeside camp. I had been looking forward to the camp for a few months and now that I am here I can’t believe it. My friend Justin saved a bunk beside his. I arrived also to the good news that I wouldn’t need to take the swimming test. Although I’m not a great swimmer, I made some major improvements last year. That night for dinner we had chicken with mashed potatoes and broccoli. For dessert they served jello. I got a little suspicious when after dinner we were ordered to go to our cabins and unpack. After we were finished unpacking, we had some free time until 7:45, which gave us thirty minutes to play. The time passed quickly and before we knew it, the time was 8:00! I started running to my cabin, but suddenly I spotted two counselors dressed in all black. I had the urge to follow them, but my desire to stay out of trouble on the first day kept me from following them. The next day flew by as a fun filled day. My friends and I played throughout the scorching hot day. He had also seen something that night, but thought it was nothing. We both made a promise that we would follow the two counselors later that night. After dinner, we were given the same rules as the day before. I played until 7:30, then hid in a bush with my friend Tommy. At around 8:00 we saw the same two counselors walking in the same place so we followed them at a safe distance. The two counselors walked quite a distance until they abruptly stopped at an old campfire hangout. We approached slowly and carefully trying not to ...

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