The house looked right, felt right, to Dr Louis Creed.
Rambling, old, unsmart and comfortable. A place where the family could settle; the children grow and play and explore. The rolling hills and meadows of Maine seemed a world away from the fume-choked dangers of Chicago.
Only the occasional big truck out on the two-lane highway, grinding up through the gears, hammering down the long gradients, growled out an intrusive threat.
But behind the house and far away from the road: that was safe. Just a carefully cleared path up into the woods where generations of local children have processed with the solemn innocence of the young, taking with them their dear departed pets for burial.
A sad place maybe, but safe. Surely a safe place. Not a place to seep into your dreams, to wake you, sweating with fear and foreboding...
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Review: Pet SemataryUser Review - Tyler McHaley - Goodreads
I thought this was a phenomenal work by King, though I know others, including the author, may disagree. The complete sense of darkness and foreboding that permeated the entire book made the narrative ... Read full review
Review: Pet SemataryUser Review - Brittney Porterfield - Goodreads
Pet Semetary by Stephen King Sometimes dead is better... When Dr. Creed and his family move to a rural part of Maine, things seem like they are, well, perfect. They live in a beautiful house, Dr ... Read full review