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A REAL GHOST STORY


Tuesday, October 19, 2010


This happened about a month ago just outside of Owensboro Kentucky, a small town on the banks of the Ohio River , and while it sounds like an Alfred Hitchcock tale, it's indeed real.

An out-of-state traveler was walking along the side of the road hitchhiking on a dark night in the middle of a thunderstorm. Time passed slowly and no cars went by. It was raining s o hard he could barely see his hand in front of his face.

Suddenly he saw a car approaching, moving slowly and appearing ghostlike in the rain. It slowly and silently crept toward him and stopped. Wanting a ride very badly, the guy jumped into the car and closed the door. Only then did he realize that there was nobody behind the wheel, and no sound of the engine to be heard over the rain.

Again the car crept slowly forward the guy was terrified, too scared to think of jumping out and running. The guy saw that the car was approaching a sharp curve and, still too scared to jump out, he started to pray and beg for his life. He was certain the ghost car would go off the road and into the river, and he would surely drown.

But just before the curve, a shadowy figure appeared at the driver's window and a hand reached in and turned the steering wheel, guiding the car safely around the bend. Then, just as silently, the hand disappeared through the window and the hitchhiker was alone again. Paralyzed with fear, the guy watched the hand reappear every time they reached a curve. Finally the guy, frightened nearly to death, had all he could take and jumped out of the car and ran through the storm to the nearby town.

Wet and in shock, he went into a lighted tavern and with voice quavering, ordered two shots of whiskey, and then, shaken, he told everybody about his supernatural experience.

A silence came over those listening and everybody got goose bumps. They realized the guy was sober and was telling the truth. And the sounds of the storm continued outside.

About half an hour later, two guys walked into the bar and one says to the other, "Look Billy, there's that idiot who rode in our car while we was pushin' it in the rain."

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KAROUSELL46 10/19/2010 9:28PM

    LMAO WAY TOO FUNNY!!

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REESEYMAY 10/19/2010 1:08PM

    Hahaha! Love it!!

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DAWNDMOORE40 10/19/2010 12:18PM

    emoticon that was freaky! It was a great ghost story! You had me going there for a while! emoticon emoticon

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JOANOFSPARK 10/19/2010 12:01PM

    oh that is so funny ....scary for him, but I can well imagine that a driverless car would scare the pants off you... emoticon

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GETFIT2LIVE 10/19/2010 11:48AM

    Ahhhh, that's just TOO funny--thanks for the laugh, it made my morning!

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ROCKYCPA 10/19/2010 11:26AM

    Very funny - thanks for the humor.

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GRANDMA624 10/19/2010 10:14AM

  emoticon emoticon Great joke!

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