Beyond the Legend

Marie Mayer
5 min readJul 8, 2022

Beware the Hat Man

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“Claire shrieked and squirmed, viciously scraping the ground with every ounce of strength.”

I continued the creepy narrative, enjoying my brother’s holy shit expression. “The icy grip around her ankles ripped her across the terrain, his nails sunk into her skin like needles. Psychotic laughter echoed through the air as she struggled and kicked. Glancing up around the brim of his hat