I was late to come back home.
I was late getting back home.
I have promised my mother to be at home exactly at 7 O'clock.
I had promised my mother I'd be home at exactly 7 o'clock.
I walked quickly.
There was nobody in the street.
There didn't seem to be anybody else on the street.
I didn't see him.
I was completely unaware of the person who suddenly appeared.
He was a tall man, who wore black clothes:black trousers, black tee-shirt and he has got black hairs and redden eyes.He was strange.
He was a tall man with black trousers, a black teeshirt, and black hair. His eys were red. He looked really strange.
I hurt him, I apologized for having hurt him. He began to shout, I apologized again for having hurt him.
Not realizing he was there, I bumped into him. I apologized. He began to shout angrily. I apologized again for bumping into him.
He went to me. He put his hand into his trouser pocket and suddenly I saw the glint of a knife.
He moved towards me in a threatening manner. My eyes caught the glint of a knife he was taking out of his trouser pocket.
I shouted, I was very afraid, I had legs like cotton wool.
I shouted because by then, I was very afraid. My legs felt like cotton.
I shouted again, he continued to go to me.
I continued to yell. I was in a complete state of panic as he continued to menace me.
I shouted again, I was panicked.I took to my's heels.
Still calling for help, I started to run.
I saw a policeman, I shouted :"Help! Help!" to him.
I saw a policeman, so I shouted "Help! Help!"
I added:"I was following by a man , he was mad, he had a knife, this man pursued me! Help me!!"
I told him I was being followed and threatened by a strange man. "He's mad," I said. "And he has a knife. He won't stop coming after me. Please help me!"
The policeman took his talky-walkie and phone to the police station
The cop took his walkie-talkie and called the police station.
and took his billy and shouted :"Halt! Police!" to the man.
Then he took his billy club and shouted, "Stop! Police!"
I walked behind the policeman and I cried.
I was crying as I walked behind the policeman.
A police car arrived, and policemen went out of the car. They arrested the man.
A squad car arrived, and several cops got out and arrested the man.
When I saw that, I stop to cry.
When I saw this fiend being arrested, I stopped crying.
The policeman was very solicitous to me.
The policeman was very solicitous as he spoke to me.
He said kindly:"Don't be afraid! He was mad or addict.Go back home young lady.You have nothing to frighten now".
All was finished.
He said kindly, "Don't be afraid. That guy was crazy or a drug addict. You can go back home now, young lady. You don't have to be scared anymore." It was all over.
When I came back home, I had never been so relieved to go back home.
When I reached my house, I had never been so relieved to be back home.
And from then on, I was always a lot more careful about strangers whatever their appearance particularly in the evening when I was alone.