My Ghost Story

My Ghost Story

I am young, indestructible, and I fear nothing.  I have no reason to be afraid—until today.  At 20 years old, I have never intimately experienced death. Today is the day. The day that I will feel empty and void of events that that I had taken for granted in my day-to-day life.  Silly things like going to lunch, or parking my car will be unnerving.  Today is the day that Jimmy will run up to me and yell, “Guess what did you hear that John is dead?” My heart will sink to the floor, and I will want to barf right here where I stand.  My friend is dead. Why?

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