Friday, February 22, 2008
Something's in the Sewers
Imagine you've been hired at the water treatment plant in Eastbourne, East Sussex in the United Kingdom. Your job requires descending into the city sewers each day. The tunnels below the streets are dark and dangerous, and it's easy to lose your way.
Now imagine that you're going about your business one evening when you begin to sense that you're being followed. As far as you know, you're alone down there. But you hear the distinct sound of footsteps splashing through the water that trickles through the tunnels. You catch a glimpse of a figure slipping around a corner. You may even hear the sound of voices echoing in the distance.
This isn't fiction. Many of the water treatment plant's workers claim they're being "stalked" by a "humanoid figure" that follows them through the tunnels. They've even called in an expert in the paranormal to investigate. Until he comes up with a logical explanation, I think I'd take a little time off.
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