posted on Jul, 12 2007 @ 12:49 PM
We moved into a new home about 6 months ago. My son, who's 4, wanted to move out of the house the day we moved in. Seemingly out of nowhere he talked
about 'The Monsters' constantly. I really didn't think much of it. I figured it was a 4 year olds normal fear of monsters. Heck, I was afraid of
monsters when I was his age. His fear was real though. So I bought a cheap little squirt bottle, and filled it with 'Monster Spray". Monster spray
is a very specific formula, which must be followed precisely. Exactly 1 cup of water, and exactly 3 drops of 'Monster Poison' (which is cheap
Then we would go through the house and make it monster safe, making sure that all the closets and under every bed got extra monster spray. OK, pretty
Then one day a little while back he freaked me out big time. In the morning he asked:
"Daddy, was that you standing over me last night?"
I asked him what he meant. He said:
"It was dark, but there was a dark man standing next to my bed."
I don't know why that freaked me out so much but it did.