Monday, October 26, 2015

The Ghost in the Dining Room

Monday, October 26, 2015

Loretta reports:

Continuing with my somewhat Halloween-themed posts, I offer a ghost story, as reported in Ackermann’s Repository of 1822.

Unlike other entries in the pages preceding it—humorous letters to the editor probably written by the editor or another regular contributor—this is short, and rather poignant, I thought.

Ghost story

Ghost story
Image is from a vintage label for “The Black Cat” brand of Valencia oranges


Deb Salisbury, Magic Seeker and Mantua-Maker said...

I love this story! Thank you for sharing it.

Isobel (Perspeculor) said...

I really enjoyed this story! What a great twist at the end (especially as a cat lover- I can just imagine this happening!)

LeeAnn at Mrs Black's said...

A fantastic story. A little sad, but still funny. What a clever old tom cat he was. I hope they took his hints and gave him something soft for his bedding.

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