Memory Moment

Snigdha Talla 
6thGradeLanguageArts
November21,  2016
FamilyFunNight
¨Ican' twaittogotoDelawaretovisitmyfriends!”Ithoughttomyself.My
heartwasfilledhap piness.OurparentsweretakingustoaplacecalledFamilyFun
NightGalaxy.Whenwewereinthecar,myfriendschatteredwithexcitement.¨Where
doyouthinkweregoingtheyasked. Whenarewegettingthere?”
¨Idon' tknow,butIbetitisgoingtobeafunplace!”giggledmysister.Ismiled
becauseIknewtheyweregoingtoloveit.Whenwepulledintotheparkinglot,weall
screamedwithhappinessandrushedtothe door.Whenwegotinside,wesawlotsof
gamesandahugebouncyhouse.Itwashardtodecidewherewewantedtogofirst,
butwequicklymadeagameplanandheadedofftoplay.
Itseemedlikeonlyminuteshadpassedwhenthethepowerwentoff.Itwas
pitchblacklike theglowingnightskyandIcouldn'tseeanything!Ipanicked asIfelt
my heartpoundinghard.Iwaslostandalonein thedark.Whereiseveryone?”I
screamedinsidemyhead.Somehowwehad  allbecomeseparatedin thechaos.Itried
tostaycalmasI walkedaroundcarefullytryingtofindmyfriends.Allofthesudden
Iheardaloudvoiceannounce,Pleasestaycalm.Thepowerisoffbecausesomeone
steppedonaswitch.”Irelaxedalittle,butthenabrightlightflashedinmyeyesand
allIcouldseewastinystarsdancinginmyvision.Anemployeewithaflashlight
stoodthereinfrontofmesweeping thelightacrossthe floor.Foundit,heyelled.
Hethenreacheddownbymyfootandpluggedin aswitch.Allof thesudden,the
powercamebackon!Iwassorelieved.I’mnotsureifIfoundmyfriendsandsister
orifthey foundme,butitdidn’treallymatterbecausewe weretogetheragainand
readytoresumeourfamilyfunnight.