Thank you so much for your comment Norah! I appreciate that you took the time to respond.
The use of the term wistful seems proper as in “yearning” I don’t see that I’ve used it incorrectly in conjunction with the terms creaking and moaning. Please correct me if I am mistaken.
Main Entry: wist·ful
Pronunciation: ‘wist-f?lFunction: adjective
Etymology: blend of wishful and obsolete English wistly intently
1 : full of yearning or desire tinged with melancholy; also : inspiring such yearning