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Creepy Urban Legends That Have Ties To Real Life

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Every culture, every country, and every town has its own urban legends. Some of these tales of horror transcend generations and borders, while other myths remain very unique to a specific place and time.

Even if you choose not to believe in urban legends, the tales they tell stick with you, lending an air of fear and mystery to your area or neighborhood. At the very least, they’re perfect for sharing on a stormy night or around a camp fire.

The only thing worse than hearing a terrifying urban legend and not being able to sleep is knowing that the story you just heard is true. These 13 urban legends, ranging from the spooky to the stuff of nightmares, have all really happened in some capacity. Can you handle it?

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Keep reading and prepare to be afraid! Then SHARE the spooky stories!