As my lingering scream from that last zombie with a gory bullet wound in her forehead drew out into a high-pitched "eeeeiiiiiiii" I was un-holstering my iPhone to snap this shot off to remind myself of this proud moment when my 10-year-old sister was not only willingly but happily perching in the lap of my 26-year-old nightmares.
the men held down the candy-distributing fort.
Yes, one of my brothers is using the clean laundry as an ottoman, while my other brother occupies the king's leather throne and my Dad is banned to the child's papasan chair. Sean, amidst all this is thrilled to be finally accomplishing his lofty goal of the season: watching a horror movie (they chose Alien) which his tyrannical wife never ever permits in their apartment (see previous paragraphs).
Thrills and chills all around.