An Occurrence At Owl Creek Bridge
A man is being hanged, but, could there still be hope?
This story begins with a man about to be hanged. He is trying to come up with an escape plan.
As they slip the boards away and the man begins to hang, the rope breaks and suddenly there is hope. As he lands in the water, he makes his escape running through the trees dodging bullets and cannon balls. He finally arrives home and as he sees his wife something goes wrong.
The man hears a sharp crack and realizes that he was dreaming and his neck just broke and then he dies. This is where the story ends.