8. Chapter 8
~~“So you killed Patricia Hornswell?”
“What, you think I was going to let her spoil my story to the cops? No, I couldn’t let her get it out, so I silenced her. And now, I guess I have to kill everyone here too.” Bethany and Catherine made a yelp.
“Well I’m afraid that’s not going to happen.” Bryan got up, pulled his gun out of its holster and pointed it at Arnold. Arnold shot three times, and one of them hit the lights. They went out. It was complete darkness, yet Arnold kept firing.
He fired again and again at Bryan, but he kept moving around the room the room and firing back. Finally, the door slammed open and 10 or so people ran in yelling “New Jersey police! Drop your weapon!” Arnold turned to fire, but was gunned down by 20 or so bullets. The lights came on. When everyone got up and the smoke from the gunpowder cleared, the gruesome scene was revealed. Arnold lay on the floor, dead and bleeding. Catherine was applying pressure to Matt, he had a bullet hole in his chest. Trish and Diana were still holding onto each other, Matthew was clutching his bleeding hand, and everyone else was hiding behind something. There was silence until Bryan said