Abby Sweden

The old man sighed but did not answer, and they moved on in silence.  The surf grew suddenly louder, as they emerged from the forest upon a  stretch of sand dunes bordering the sea. A few goats were browsing among  the sandy hillocks, and a skin-clad boy, aided by a wolfish-looking  dog that was only faintly reminiscent of a collie, was watching them...

Barry Level

"When I arrived home, my housekeeper screamed as I entered, and fled  away. And when I rang, I found the housemaid had likewise fled. I  investigated. In the kitchen I found the cook on the point of departure.  But she screamed, too, and in her haste dropped a suitcase of her  personal belongings and ran out of the house and across the grounds,  still screaming. I can hear her scream to this day...