So How's That For A Start Of A Story?"Kala, I'm going to find you!" I shout, my voice echoing throughout the huge house. I hear a faint giggle echo from the upstairs bedrooms. With light, quick footsteps, I ascend the wide staircase.
"Kala.." I whisper. I hear yet another giggle coming from one of the many bedrooms. I open each door quietly, whispering her name occasionally.
Finally, I open the door to Mother's and Father's bedroom. The bed sheets were still pulled tightly across the mattress. Dust covers the floor-to-ceiling bookshelf. It hasn't been touched in 2 months, not since Mother and Father disappeared.
"Kala.." I whisper. Another giggle, this time from the walk-in closet. I open the closet door quickly and discovered Kala crouched low in the corner. I quietly stepped toward her, grabbing her by the shoulder.
"Ah!" she screamed. "You scared me, Chloe!" I laughed and backed away from her.
"We'll come on Kala, time to eat dinner!" She made a face at that, but quickly grabbed my hand. I lead her down the stairs and