An Abandoned Building

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A blanket of darkness had descended on Blackwood Estate. The sky changed from pale pink to purple and then to grey washes. I looked at the sky, it was full of dark clouds heralding the coming of a storm. "Oops  I gulped. "Hey guys, want to walk to Hill street instead of Gambir street, it's a short-cut! Maybe we can reach home before it rain.  I asked. Mike had no objections and agreed readily. "What?! Walk past that cemetery? Over my dead body!  Cindy yelled. I groaned, "Come on! Do you want the rain to spoil your new hairstyle?  I said, urging her. "Okay,  she answered reluctantly.

The trees grew thicker along the sides of the deserted road. Chilly wind caressed my cheeks and many of my goose bumps burst. Hill street was a long way of dilapidated houses that ran past the side entrance of the cemetery. Wind thrashed in the treetops and the clouds burst. A torrential rain lashed down. "Lets find a shelter first. Now, look at the sky. It's raining cats and dogs, we would be drenched soon!  Mike said hastily. "Fine! 

"Look! There is a building there! Lets grab a shelter there!  I yelled. We immediately dashed int

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