PHOTO PROMPT © J Hardy Carroll
“I dare ya!”
“There is nothing in there.”
“Then go in and see.”
The boy snuck into the dark doorway, shining his flashlight around in a circle.
“Nothing in here,” his voice echoed.
Something moved in the dark.
“All right, guys. Funny.”
Another movement in the dark.
The boy flipped the flashlight back and forth but saw nothing.
He burst out of the darkness, expecting his friends to be laughing but they were nowhere to be seen.
“There is nothing in there,” he called out loudly and then began to run.