Abigail's Diary

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I.) 5th of May
The Year of Our Lord 1697

It has been exactly 10 years to this day since my parents, god rest their souls, were brutally murdered. I was only a child of 4 when I watched filthy savage Indians bash my poor parent’s heads in on their pillow next to mine. Although I was but a child I remember that day as if it were yesterday. I thought that maybe if I write down the events that happened that night I may feel a bit better so I decided to write them down in here.
Father, Mother and I were on our way to go and visit Uncle Paris and Aunt Lilly. Mommy and daddy had some great news to share: they were going to have another baby. Honestly when I heard that I was going to be a big sister I was scared that my mommy and daddy wouldn't love me anymore. I wanted to tell them what I felt, but I thought that I would get into trouble and make my parents mad, and upset. So I tried my best to seam happy. On that day however I got really mad at mommy and daddy because they weren't paying attention to me; all they did was talk about the baby. The pent up anger I felt toward the baby just came out. I started to yell and say what I really felt. I told them that I hated the baby: that it would ruin everything. After my tantrum and after I realized what I had said I broke down in tears. Father then came up to me, picked me up and carried me over to my mother. They were not mad at me like I thought they would be. They just held me and whispered calming words in my ear. Once I had calmed down enough to talk they talked to me. They told me that they loved me and that would never change, even when the baby came. By the time we were done talking I had grown fond of the idea of the idea of being a big sister. We sat up and talked until it was bedtime. My parents took me to bed and tucked me in. the last words I heard before I fell asleep were. Goodnight our angel; we love you…...

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