Mom and Dad tuck Snoozer into bed, but before he falls asleep, he hears strange noises: Creak creak. Thump thump. Squeak. Snoozer is afraid, but Mom and Dad comfort and reassure him. Feeling securely protected by his parents\' love, Snoozer\'s fear of the dark diminishes. A repetitive refrain soothes Snoozer and reader alike.