The Storyteller: A Ghostly Tale For Christmas by Jamie Sinclair
Approx. 11,270 words.
Published on November 25, 2011.
It's Christmas Eve. Midnight. Tobias & Loriana are sitting in a freezing car park talking about leaving their partners and running away together. The dashboard clock is frozen at 12:03AM. So is the time on her mobile. They drive away, scared. Tobias cries out for her to stop the car. The Town Hall clock is also frozen at 12:03. Then they notice a side door in the Town Hall is slightly ajar...