"...there was a very large swirl in the water and up came a creature I was not prepared to lay my eyes on...."
"What was that?!" I said that I didn't know nor did I wish to know."
IS THIS A THUNDERBIRD?
"we both were running as fast as we could and kept falling down getting back up and not even looking behind us, I didn't want him to catch me..."
"Just as I turned onto the FM road back to town I saw something I almost couldn't believe. A huge, dark gray, 7-8' tall hairy thing ran across the road right in front of me!! It was at the edge of my headlights..."
"The Thing was black and its body was about the size of a large dog. It was the arms and legs, if they WERE arms and legs, that looked as though they belonged to an entirely different creature. "