A ghostly tale for Halloween…..has our beloved Grassy Island been inhabited by evil spirits?
…….Lord of the Flies William Golding
I opened my eyes and felt restless, needed to go exploring. The wind was blowing from the southwest but was high, which made it a little tricky to land the boat on some of my favourite islands. I decided that I wanted to explore a favourite childhood haunt, Grassy Island and my husband headed the boat in that direction.
A loud cry…. “Humans are coming!”
“He began to dance and his laughter became a bloodthirsty snarling.” William Golding
GO BACK FROM WHERE YOU CAME!
“Fear can’t hurt you any more than a dream. There aren’t any beasts to be afraid of on this island….Serve you right if something did get you, you useless lot of cry-babies!” Lord of the Flies William Golding
Kill the beast! Cut his throat! Spill his blood!” William Golding
“There were no words, and no movements but the tearing…
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I love your literary sense and your sense of humour.
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