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Old 27th August 2017, 05:57 AM   #1
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Irish ghosts in Canadian embassy

The Canadian ambassador in Ireland, Kevin Vickers, claims that there are ghosts in his embassy, according to this story in BBC:
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The evening before writing the post he was watching TV "when all of sudden I heard a heavy chain fall on the floor in the dining room. I immediately went there and there was nothing on the floor".
Mr Vickers says a couple of weeks prior he heard heavy footsteps on the stairs and laboured breathing but that no-one was in the hallway when he checked.
While not exactly claiming to be a skeptic, he does present the usual argument that
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he did not believe in ghosts until moving into the official residence, Glanmire House.
Skeptics are invited to stay a night or two in his house. Any takers?
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Old 27th August 2017, 06:27 AM   #2
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He should leave a few pints out to appease the ghosts.
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Old 27th August 2017, 08:36 AM   #3
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No uncertainty in what he heard....hmmm....how does one become an expert in identifying a 'heavy chain' falling in another room just from the sound?
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Old 27th August 2017, 11:12 AM   #4
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Originally Posted by steenkh View Post
Skeptics are invited to stay a night or two in his house. Any takers?
I'd love to. Having worked in a couple of reputedly haunted houses, I've yet to see any evidence of any haunting.
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