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Footsteps On The Staircase
by Tim Kitchen
Footsteps On The Staircase Hearing footsteps on the staircasea young boy is silent in his room, only moonlight from the windowbrightens the darkness and gloom.His heart beats fast, fear increasesas an angry father opens the door, staggering drunkenly towards himto inflict violent cruelty once more. He packs a bag with some clothesleaving home in the quiet of…
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