Danger in the Dark T
he city street was dark and deserted. The only sign of life was the pretty dark-haired girl hurrying along the sidewalk, huddled into her jacket.
Then she paused and looked back. What was that? Had she just heard footsteps behind her?
She listened for a second. Nothing.
Sucking in a nervous breath, she started moving again. When she reached the corner, she glanced both ways.
No traffic. No pedestrians. Nothing but the sleeping city behind her. The shadowy expanse of the park loomed on the far side of the street.
She scurried across and ducked into the park....