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Quiet Night

Removing the Noise

By Alex CaseyPublished about a year ago 1 min read
Quiet Night
Photo by Jp Valery on Unsplash


Creak. Creak. Creak. Creak.


Drip. Drip. Drip.

Rotate (handle).

Hum. Hum. Hum.

Click (button).

Squeak. Squeak. Squeak.

Pull (cord).

Whirr. Whirr. Whirr.

Flip (switch).

Chatter. Chatter. Chatter.

Twist (dial).

Ring. Ring. Ring.

Turn (knob).

Creak. Creak. Creak. Creak.



And (finally enveloped in silence) she went to bed.

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About the Creator

Alex Casey

I'm a full-time educator and part-time writer. My best ideas usually end up on Vocal.

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