“A Friend to Alexander,” James Thurber, 1942 — Every night, a man is harassed by Aaron Burr in his dreams. Burr challenges him to a duel, with a chilling conclusion.
Comments: Read in Perchance to Dream. Elements of humor and horror.
Author: Wikipedia: “James Grover Thurber (December 8, 1894 – November 2, 1961) was an American author, cartoonist and celebrated wit.”