For fans of all things paranormal, the Ouija board is the ultimate activity. The spooky-spirited game (pun intended) aims to connect mortals with the spirit world via a board of letters and numbers, which is used with planchette that ghosts from beyond the grave can supposedly control.
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Though not everyone believes in the magic of the Ouija board, those who have been brave and bold enough to give it a go have had some pretty unexplainably spooky experiences with it.
‘I still have no explanation’
Recently, Reddit user Lopsided-Koala shared their strange and “positive” Ouija board experience to the r/Paranormal subreddit.
Lopsided-Koala’s Ouija board experience happened in the late ’80s, when they were in college.
One day when they were messing around with a Ouija board, Lopsided-Koala decided to ask the spirit world if their grandmother was alive.
“My father was raised by an aunt; never really knew his mother, and didn’t have any idea who his father was,” they explained.
Well, according to the Ouija board, Lopsided-Koala’s grandma was alive. It even revealed that she lived in Lopsided-Koala’s home state and hometown. When Lopsided-Koala’s asked what street their grandma lived on, the board spelled that out. (In the post, Lopsided-Koala simply refers to it as “Washington Street.”)
After they received all this information from the Ouija board, Lopsided-Koala naturally looked up whether there was a Washington Street in their hometown. (There was, but “grandma didn’t live there.”)
However, a few years later, Lopsided-Koala’s dad found his mom.
“She lived in my home state, in the town of Washington,” Lopsided-Koala explained. “It wasn’t the street name, it was the town name. How messed up is that? More than thirty years later, I still have no explanation.”
‘This is great’
Though many people were supportive in the comments, they also warned about the dangers of messing with a Ouija board.
“That is great, to hear something positive from ouija board. I won’t touch one since something infested my house and made our lives hell,” one person said.
“Wow… very nice story, especially a positive one from a ouija board,” another surprised person added. “Kudos.”
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