Near Death Experience
From: Lisa Mason (email@example.com) Story type: NDE Location: Vineland,NJ Source: Form Submission
As a child of about five I developed a very high fever. My parents were extremely concerned for it was on the verge of life threatening. The fever went on for days and it seemed it wouldn't break but alas I started to sweat.
It was late at night and my parents were so exhausted the slept soundly. I was stationed on the sofa and had been for several days by then. I felt very hazey but coherent as my attention was drawn to the hallway. There stood a large figure and at a first glance I assumed it was my father. I was to soon find out it was not,as the long,slender scythe gleamed in his hand.
I stared at him and he at me. He had a curious look to him and I began to lean up to take a closer look. He motioned towards me and I became frightened and could barely move. Speach was not an option for I knew not a peep would flow from my lips. He seemed to drift towards me and I felt an icy coldness consume my entire body. ards me and I felt
As he drew nearer he seemed as though he began to fade away. He knelt next to me and motioned as though he meant to kiss my forehead but the moment before he did he disappeared. No one believed me when I tried to explain my experience so at last I began to keep it to myself.
Until this very day I beleive I saw The Reaper
. In the moments before my death when I shouldn't of been
aware of him I stared death in the face and as a result
death passed, shocked and horrified that a mere mortal cut
him to the chase. I would be lying if I told you this was
not a dilusion created from the fever but in my own heart I
beleive it was not. in my heart I believe the fever gave me
the ability to see things I could never have normally and
thus rather than claiming my life like everyone thought