scratch [skrætʃ] n.划痕;(皮肤或物体表面上的)划伤; v. 挠(痒处);划破;
unsettling [ˌʌnˈsetlɪŋ , ʌnˈsetlɪŋ] adj.令人不安(或紧张、担忧)的
fixated [fɪkˈseɪtɪd] adj.(对…)异常依恋，固恋v.（使）固定，注视
I woke up to hear knocking on glass. At first, I thought it was the window until l heard it come from the mirror again
Growing up with cats and dogs, I got used to the sounds of scratching at my door while l slept. Now that I live alone, it is much more unsettling.
A girl heard her mom yell her name from downstairs, so she got up and started to head down. As she got to the stairs, her mom pulled her into her room and said "l heard that too."
I always thought my cat had a staring problem - she always seemed fixated on my face. Until one day, when I realized that she was always looking just behind me.
There's nothing like the laughter of a baby. Unless it's 1 a.m. and you're home alone.