What in the world was that noise? Melissa wrenched open the door to the room full of old boxes, and blinked in the gloom. Musty air filled her lungs, and the fine hair on her neck rose.
“Don’t ever go in that room.”
Her great aunt’s often heard warning rung in her ears, and Melissa looked over her shoulder, half expecting the grand old lady to stand in the entrance.
Instead she found a…chicken? The bird scratched at the floor, and Melissa’s scream died in her throat, when she saw the pictures. If the poultry had come to life…
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