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Malcolm figured he wasn’t going to get an answer, and flipped the specter detector to Detect. The green light flashed off, and the gold light flashed on. But only for a second. The light then blinked off and on with a steady bleep—bleep—bleep. “Not much activity right now,” Malcolm said, turning to look back at Dandy. Dandy’s eyes were wide-open. His lips looked blue, even in the brassy hue of the flicking specter detector light. “Just stick with me,” Malcolm said, although he figured Dandy wasn’t thinking for a second of venturing off on his own.
Dandy stared off down the street. “All this ghost hunting has made me tired. ” 54 winding down Malcolm watched as Dandy drifted down the sidewalk like someone sleepwalking. He disappeared around the corner. Malcolm still had the jitters when he slipped into his house. Even though Dandy had gone, he still had the feeling he wasn’t alone. He was being watched. Had someone or something followed him home? He moved quietly to his lab to put away his equipment. As he reached the basement door, he met with another shock.
The specter detector kept on detecting. Bleep-bleep-bleep-bleep-bleep. Malcolm turned to see Dandy standing like a zombie. His lips were purple and his eyes hollow. ” Malcolm screamed. He turned and ran for the front door. He tugged and tugged, but the door was bolted shut. Malcolm slumped against the door. He had to think . . he had to plan . . he had to decide what to do next. He’d been so preoccupied with detecting a ghost, he never stopped to think about what he’d do when he found one. The specter detector sped up.