This is the debt I pay Just for one riotous day, Years of regret and grief. Sorrow without relief. Pay it I will to the end-- Until the grave, my friend, Gives me a true release-- Gives me the clasp of peace. Slight was the thing I bou... Read more of The Debt at Martin Luther King.caInformational Site Network Informational
Privacy

Home Ghost Stories Categories Authors Books Search

Ghost Stories

Colonel Halifax's Ghost Story
I had just come back to England, after having been so...

Keeping His Promise
It was eleven o'clock at night, and young Marriott wa...


...

The Smooth Terrier
Sir Walter Scott, who was a great friend to dogs, as we...

Farm House 1 Chamber Plan
The roof story is partitioned into convenient-sized bed...

The Restraining Hand
"About twenty years ago," writes Mrs. Elliot, "I receiv...

The Deathbed Of Louis Xiv
"Here is a strange story that the Duc d'Orleans told me...

Appearances Of The Dead
We now pass beyond the utmost limits to which a "scient...

The Hymn Of Donald Ban
O God that created me so helpless, Strengthen my belie...

The Vision Of Charles Xi Of Sweden
The authenticity of the following narrative rests ...





A Thin Ghost And Others






The Residence At Whitminster
Dr. Ashton--Thomas Ashton, Doctor of Divinity--sat in his study, habited in a dressing-gown, and with a silk cap on his shaven head--his wig being for the time taken off and placed on its block on a side table. He was a ma...

The Diary Of Mr Poynter
The sale-room of an old and famous firm of book auctioneers in London is, of course, a great meeting-place for collectors, librarians, dealers: not only when an auction is in progress, but perhaps even more notably when bo...

An Episode Of Cathedral History
There was once a learned gentleman who was deputed to examine and report upon the archives of the Cathedral of Southminster. The examination of these records demanded a very considerable expenditure of time: hence it becam...

The Story Of A Disappearance And An Appearance
The letters which I now publish were sent to me recently by a person who knows me to be interested in ghost stories. There is no doubt about their authenticity. The paper on which they are written, the ink, and the whole e...