>13 at the time
>At home late one night
>Parents gone for the night
>They said they would be back late (1-3 A.M)
>begin as usual
>Once i finish i turn around and notice my closet right in front of my bed is wide open
>Convince myself it was the wind and hop into bed and watch t.v
>Getting late, around 1 AM, parents still not home
>Pretty thirsty, decide to go get a soda
>Always had a fear of the dark, like it's really bad. A phobia I guess.
>Open my door and peer out to the kitchen since I can see it from my room
>It's pretty much pitch black besides the street lights emmiting through the balcony door.
>Take my first step out of my room and close the door out of habit of not wanting people to see my messy room. I notice something move on the balcony
>Is that my dad? He always smokes on the balcony so i think it's him
>Guess i didn't hear him come in.
>Take a few more steps out of room, now completley out in the hallway
>See figure/dad stand up
>Streetlights outside suddenly flicker and go out
>Hear balcony door smash open
>Sprinting footsteps furiously coming towards me
>Turn around to my room
>Open the door
>Get on the floor
>Everyone walk the dinosaur.