Gloria J's ADC

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Experience description:  

My family had came down for the funeral of my grandfather.  My sister and I had to sleep in his bed room. In the middle of the night I was awakened by some loud snoring, I didn't sleep too well in other people's homes. I sat up in bed and was trying to figure out where was this loud snoring coming from. I sat and noticed the bright light shinning through the window outside the bedroom window. It appeared to be shining from the moon. And I also noticed all of his pipes and other personal items sitting on the dresser.

I looked at my sisters mouth her mouth was closed. And I realized that the nearest rooms were so far from the room that we were sleeping in how could this loud snoring be in hear but there's no one in hear snoring. I also noticed the family cat coming in from the hall way into the room. I was at this time to young to figure out what I was hearing. My brothers where in the nearest room.  However, I knew how they slept and how they sounded when sleep.  But this was a man and he was snoring extremely loud. After I couldn't make any sense of it I laid back down and went back to sleep. This was my very first experience .

Did you sense an awareness or presence of the deceased without actually seeing, hearing, feeling or smelling them ?  No
       
Did you hear the deceased or hear something associated with the deceased?  Yes
     
Describe:  snoring, he was sleeping
     
Did the voice or sound seem to originate externally, or outside of you, inside of you, or did you not hear a voice or sound but had a knowing of what was communicated?  I heard him sleeping there in his room in which me and my sister was sleeping

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

     
How clearly did you hear the deceased?  extremely clear

     
Is there any possibility that what you heard was from any other source in the surroundings at the time of your experience?  none what so ever

     
Was there any possible impairment to your hearing at the time of the experience?  certainly not

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

Did you see the deceased?  No

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

How long did the experience last?  until I fell off to sleep

Was the beginning and end of the experience gradual or more sudden?  it awakened me out of my sleep

Could you sense the emotions or mood of the deceased?  it seemed as though he was at home and sleeping very comfortably in his bed in his room.
     
Describe:  it seemed as though he was at home and sleeping very comfortably in his bed in his room.

Did the deceased give you information you did not previously know?  I felt that he was content and at home where he wanted to be. I felt this later in life, after I understood the experience.

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

What did you feel (while awake) immediately prior to your experience?      Confused

Describe in detail your feelings/emotions during the experience:  I was trying to make sense of it, trying to find a logical explanation. when i couldn't I eventually fell back asleep.

What other attitudes and beliefs about your experience do you currently have:     
      Other Attitude or Belief
          This was my very first of many experiences that I can remember. And I'm sure that life after death is possible.