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dissumulation

concealment of one's thoughts, feelings, or character; pretense

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stealthy

in cautious and secretive manner, so as not seen or heard

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fatigue

Extreme tiredness, exhaustion

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audacity

excessive boldness, rashness, daring

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vehemently

forcefully or strongly with emotion

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What POV is the story written?

1st person POV

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what sense does he have that heightens

hearing

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where does he hide the body

under the floor boards

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why does he wanna kill the old man

his pale blue eye

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how long does he stalk the old man

7 days

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why doesn't he kill him in his sleep

his eye is shut

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what is the man who killed the old man

cruel

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what did he claim he could hear?

the heartbeat

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why did the man let the police come right in

he thought he succeeded in hiding the body

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