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Janet T's ADC

Experience description:  

I had known  Warren from the small Prairie towns were I grew up in the fifties.  We did the usual teenage stuff like dancing, partying, etc.  Then my family moved to another province and of course I moved  with them.  I lost contact with Warren ..Got married to some else. Time went on and I had two kids .. In 1980 while visiting a relative, she said that she had heard Warren had  been killed in a car  crash.. I felt very sad.. I couldn't believe it was true .. but did get over it in some time

Then years later, one night my granddaughter, who was nine yrs old at the time, was staying over for a visit.  She slept with me and her grandfather in the guest  room.  We would  talk and it was cozy in there.. We finally went to sleep. I was on my side and woke up as my granddaughter was frantically poking my back, saying "gram-ma wake up, please gram ma wake up!  I am so scared,,,there's a man in here."  I looked up and saw  an imaging fading. I asked her to describe the man.  She said it was a very tall man in a checkered shirt and blue jeans with a dark blue  baseball cap on.  I couldn't figure it out ,,Some time had gone by and one day I was on the computer.  I noticed in the obituaries that my friend's parents had died. I found out where his sister was and wrote to her to give my condolences to the family.  I found out that Warren had not been killed in a accident, but died 12 years later from a brain tumor - just about 6 months before the image of a man appeared in the bedroom .. She also sent photo  of Warren  standing in a checkered shirt , blue jeans and a dark blue base ball cap ...

The next time I saw my grand daughter she confirmed that he was the man she had seen that night..

Was this experience difficult to express in words?  No

Did you hear the deceased or hear something associated with the deceased?          No

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

Did you see the deceased?         Yes

I saw an image fading but could see it was  a man

            How clearly did the deceased appear?            Fading to transparent..

            How much of the deceased did you see?       about three quarters

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

            How healthy did the deceased appear to be?            don't know as faded so fast

            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?        a few seconds

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:           I saw it and so did some else at the same time

            Was the experience dream like in any way?   No

Describe in detail your feelings/emotions during the experience:           I  just woke up and was confused a bit

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

I felt good after the whole story came out

What was the best and worst part of your experience?      i wished That I could have seen more of the image before it faded

Has your life changed specifically as a result of your experience?         Yes                 Describe:            more faith that there is an afterlife

Did you have any changes of attitudes or beliefs following the experience?
   No       Did the experience give you any spiritual understandings such as life, death, afterlife, God, etc.?  Yes            Afterlife

Death Compacts are when two or more living people promise among themselves that whoever dies first will try to contact the other(s).  Have you ever made such a compact?        No

Did you observe or hear anything regarding people or events during your experience that could be verified later?          No confirmation with a photo graph

What emotions did you feel during the experience?            I was a bit nervous

Was the experience witnessed or experienced by others?           Yes

My 9yr old grand daughter

Did you have any sense of altered space or time?   No

Did you have a sense of knowing, special knowledge, universal order and/or purpose?    No

Did you become aware of future events?       No

Did you have any psychic, paranormal or other special gifts following the experience that you did not have prior to the experience?         Yes

have become more intuitive

Did you experience a separation of your consciousness from your body?     No

Did you meet or see any other beings other than the deceased?            No

Did you see a light?           No

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     found it interesting

Have you shared this experience formally or informally with any other researcher or web site?   No

Were there any associated medications or substances with the potential to affect the experience?            No

Following the experience, have you had any other events in your life, medications or substances which reproduced any part of the experience?         No 

Did you ever in your life have a near-death experience, out of body experience or other spiritual event?           Yes 

once felt my self  floating above my body

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