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Fred R's ADC

Experience description:  

It was just a moment in time. The room was dark and the family sleeping. I woke up and just sat on the edge of the bed looking in the direction of a window when there was an explosion of bright light in the corner adjacent to the window. My Mother appeared with outstretched arms with her face in the middle (nothing else) and she spoke the following words ... "Bobby, I am glad you came to see me" ... I jump up and went in her direction and the light and my Mother went off like a light bulb. It is as vivid today as then!

Was this experience difficult to express in words?  No

Did you hear the deceased or hear something associated with the deceased?          Yes

            Describe what you heard, how clearly you heard it and what was communicated:    See above

            Did the voice or sound seem to originate externally or outside of you, inside you, or did you not hear a voice or sound, but had a sense of knowing what was communicated?  Heard her voice and saw her clearly.

            If you heard a voice or sound, was it similar or dissimilar from the voice or sound the deceased made when they were alive?           Exactly hers

            Is there any possibility what you heard was from any other source present in the surroundings at the time of your experience?           NO

            Was there any possible impairment to your hearing at the time of the experience?   NO

Did you feel a touch or experience any physical contact from the deceased?            No

Did you see the deceased?         Yes

See above

            How clearly did the deceased appear?            Solid

            How much of the deceased did you see?       See above

            Did the deceased appear or not appear to be the age at which they died?       Same age.

            How healthy did the deceased appear to be?            Wonderful

            Is there any possibility what you saw was from any other source present in the surroundings at the time of your experience?           NO

Did you smell a distinct smell, scent, fragrance or odor associated with the deceased?      No

How long did the experience last?        About the time it took to say the words described above

Was the beginning and end of the experience gradual or more sudden?         Sudden

Could you sense the emotions or mood of the deceased?           Yes

She was pleased that I came in from the West Coast to be there at the end.

Did the deceased give you information you did not previously know?  NO

How do you currently view the reality of your experience?           Experience was definitely real

            Please explain why you view the reality of your experience as real or not real:           No doubt whatsoever

            Was the experience dream like in any way?   N0 comment

Describe in detail your feelings/emotions during the experience:           Surprise and elation

Was there any emotional healing in any way following the experience?           Uncertain

What was the best and worst part of your experience?      Best - seeing her again

Worst - seeing her disappear

Has your life changed specifically as a result of your experience?         No      

Did you observe or hear anything regarding people or events during your experience that could be verified later?          Uncertain

What emotions did you feel during the experience?           
Woke up my wife to tell her

Did you see a light?           Yes

Did any part of your experience seem to occur in a place other than the location described above?            No

Have you shared this experience with others?         Yes     Wife - she was interested and comforting

Did the questions asked and information you provided accurately and comprehensively describe your experience?               Yes

Its vivid in memory 

Please offer any suggestions you may have to improve this questionnaire.    Thank you