A Dark and Gloomy Night

The old crumbling, sandstone house rose out of the deepening gloom. In the distance thunder crackled, and intermittent flashes of lightening lit up the falling roof and broken shutters. The two children mover cautiously toward the heavy wooden door.

Grade 5/6 please compose a introductory paragraph for the story ‘A Dark and Gloomy Night’. Remember to set the scene using lots of interesting adjectives and adverbs. Use a thesaurus to help you.

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