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SUE DE GROOT | A ghost story as real as anything you’ll hear in the White House

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29 October 2020 - 21:01

Halloween, which happens tomorrow, originates in a mishmash of strange and deathly traditions gleaned mostly from Latin America. However much credence you may or may not give these spooky legends, it is also the traditional time to tell ghost stories.

Being a believer in tradition of the fun and harmless variety, here’s my ghost story. Like the best ghost stories it is based on truth, in this case a trip I took to visit a friend in New York City exactly four years ago:..

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