Darkness engulfed us down to the last atom and if there was any left over space, sobs filled it. From the corner a cry broke out followed by the occasional hiccup, "hic...hic......hic...". Footsteps, a flash of light gone as soon as it came, the flick of a match. "Get up".
This was harder than I thought it would be, originally I wrote 20 extra words and had to continuously cut it down while trying to keep the eerie feeling.