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#1 2013-10-30 21:15:23

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Ghost stories you mihht like to share

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I really don't believe in ghosts but I did have a very weird experience while driving home late one night on the Belt Parkway.
I was newly married and was spending an evening at my in laws home along with my sister law and brother law. It was about this time of year Halloween and ghost stories were the subject of the evening. My father in law told a story of an experience he had as a young teenage  boy.
His father lost his family business as well as his home during the great depression and they were forced to move into a flat in Manhattan. He told us of all the ghostly encounters the family encountered while living there. They finally moved out after finding out that a man killed his wife and committed suicide while living there.
  While driving home to my apartment. in Flushing I started to ponder all the weird things my father laws family went through. I was saying to myself Ba Humbug, no such thing as ghosts when I here a loud banging on the roof of my car. It was about 1:00 at night and I was going about 50 Miles an hour without  another car nearby. This banging on the roof happened several times which was loud enough to wake up my wife who was asleep. I have no explanation for this other than something telling me that irregardless of what I believe there still could be spooks out there.

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#2 2013-10-31 11:02:43

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Re: Ghost stories you mihht like to share

Jimbo--I'm a big believer in spirits. I have friends who are mediums. I find visits from spirits comforting reminders that I am being watched over by my departed loved ones.  I know when they're around, even when they don't leave clues. My last (& favorite) dog that I owned, Bo, visits occasionally. Sometimes I just sense that he's lying @ my feet when I'm reading or watching TV. I can't explain it, I just enjoy the comfort that it gives me. I don't think I've ever been visited by an unfriendly ot threatening spirit. If I have, I didn't recognize it as such.

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#3 2013-10-31 11:18:30

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Olivia, I was young when that spooky incident happened to me. Now that I am much much older my outlook involving the spirit world has changed.

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#4 2013-10-31 13:35:09

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Re: Ghost stories you mihht like to share

Noistradamus was a very short man, and when he escaped from prison the headline read
"small medium at large"

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#5 2013-10-31 13:46:47

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Good humor Ed.

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#6 2013-11-01 01:41:50

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Re: Ghost stories you mihht like to share

ed d - corny but made me laugh out loud.

I don't believe in "spirits", but if believing makes people happy, more power to 'em, I say.

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#7 2013-11-01 11:44:03

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the only spirits I like are 86 proof.

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#8 2013-11-01 14:27:17

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Re: Ghost stories you mihht like to share

How about Casper The Friendly Ghost?

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#9 2013-11-01 16:03:05

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"who ya gonna call?"

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#10 2013-11-01 16:22:14

ed d
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I was SLIMED

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#11 2013-11-01 17:03:17

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Re: Ghost stories you mihht like to share

Call Ghost Busters!

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