Real-Life Horror Stories: Don't Close Your Eyes

ghost hallway hotel apartmentsJust because you are in a tropical paradise doesn't mean that an evil force can't find you. When you stay at a haunted hotel, are you brave enough to fall asleep?

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Throughout the month of October, the year's spookiest month, we'll be sharing real-life scary stories. These are not made-up tales told around the campfire. They are real deal, first-person accounts told in the victim's own words. Keep reading if you dare ...

"My husband and I stayed in a haunted hotel in St. Tropez. Our first (and only) night I had a terrible, horrible, graphic nightmare. It was super vivid and gruesome. When I woke from the dream, I woke with an extremely heavy feeling -- a feeling of impending doom or something.

"The hairs were standing up on the back of my neck and I was totally paralyzed with an ominous feeling -- full-on fear and I could feel that something was behind me at the door to the hotel room. I was too terrified to roll over and look, but I could feel its presence.

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"So I curled up next to Charlie and tried my hardest to fall asleep. In the morning, I told him what happened and he was like, 'HOLY SHIT!' He had nightmares all that night too and had the same heavy 'doom' feeling as I had when he woke." -- Megan M., Toronto, Ontario

 

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