29 March 2013
Why people believe in ghosts.
Lying in bed in the middle of the night while sleep eludes me, a noise breaks through the silence. Oh my God! What was that!? Maybe it was just my imagination, or maybe it was just the house settling. There it is again! I must be hearing things. I get cold and my body starts to shiver uncontrollably. I peek to where the sound comes from and I could swear I see something through the dark room; it appears even darker than the surrounding area. Oh my! I think it just moved. My breathing becomes labored and I pull the covers over my head, trying to calm myself down while making my brain work through what just happened. Was I dreaming? Or did I just see a ghost?
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Having a personal experience that has no logical explanation can cause a person to believe in the existence of ghosts. When someone hears or sees something they cannot explain it is sometimes attributed to a ghostly encounter. Sometimes it is a shadow in the dark, or flash of movement out of the corner of their eyes. We could be alone in the house and hear a door open, or what sounds like children’s laughter, when there is no child in the home. Some people believe these experiences to be ghosts. Many people have claimed to have had a ghost