We only wanted to introduce you to one of our very special citizens, little Anthony Fremont, age six, who lives in a village called Peaksville, in a place that used to be Ohio.
Plot summary[ edit ] Six-year-old Anthony Fremont has godlike mental powers, including mind-reading. Dan snaps and confronts the child, calling him a monster and a murderer. You can say what you want abiut say and laugh at what you want. This person feels like home.
He knows every thought, he can feel every emotion. The adults are horrified at what Anthony has done, and his father asks him to wish Dan into the cornfield, which Anthony does. Timee, you know your day will get that much better as soon as you start chatting.
Aunt Amy who isn't able to sing anymore because of Anthony tentatively reaches for a fireplace poker, but no one has the courage to act. Caring is step one of loving. The father hik smiles and tells Anthony in a terrified voice, " But one day she forgot.
But it's good you're making it snow. This is the monster.
And you'll note that the people in Peaksville, Ohio have to smile. One night each week, Anthony gives tthe townsfolk one hour of television, which he creates and projects onto the family TV set. It's in his farmhouse that the monster resides.
And, if by some strange chance, you should run across him, you had best think only good thoughts. He has isolated his town of Peaksville, Ohio from the rest of the universe.
Everybody is under his rule, even his parents. Anthony transforms Dan into a jack-in-the-boxcausing his wife to break down. With him or her, you can be yourself. Just by using his mind, he took away the automobiles, the electricity, the machines—because they displeased him—and thw moved an entire community back into the dark ages—just by using his mind.
Opening narration[ edit ] Tonight's story on The Twilight Zone is somewhat unique and calls for a different kind of introduction. I mean, you like looking at the rest of him or her as well.
Finding a home htink feels like home is difficult. This, as you may recognize, is a map of the United States, and there's a little town there called Peaksville. In his or her eyes, you both see the person few people know him or her to be as well as a bit of yourself.
He or she, quite literally, makes your life more enjoyable -- better. He's six years old, with a cute little-boy face and blue, guileless eyes. It is, however, usually enough for us to allow ourselves to admit thin, care about this individual. And tomorrow A person who can make you smile without even being present is a person worth keeping around.
While Anthony's anger grows, Dan yells for someone to attack Anthony from behind and end his reign of terror. Most of what makes relationships magical happens in bed. Its inhabitants were never sure whether the world was destroyed and only Peaksville left untouched or whether the village had somehow been taken away. But when those eyes look at you, you'd better start thinking happy thoughts, because the mind behind them is absolutely in charge.
All that really matters when it comes to finding a life partner is how much you value his or her opinion. A monster had arrived in the village. She began to sing aloud.