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That Awful, Thrilling Terror


By Rachel Lianna Holland, October 27, 2016

Word Count: 649

Rating: PG for frightening and disturbing elements

Summary: A girl foolishly wanders into a ruined tower, haunted by a deadly curse. 656 more words

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