Monsters are real, and ghosts are real too. They live inside us, and sometimes, they win.
In one aspect, yes, I believe in ghosts, but we create them. We haunt ourselves.
No amount of fire or freshness can challenge what a man will store up in his ghostly heart.
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The past is a ghost, the future a dream and all we ever have is now.
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The house smelled musty and damp, and a little sweet, as if it were haunted by the ghosts of long-dead cookies.
Yes, it is easy to see that nearly six years of magical education have not been wasted on you, Potter. Ghosts are transparent.
And Percy was shaking his brother, and Ron was kneeling beside them, and Fred's eyes stared without seeing, the ghost of his last laugh still etched upon his face.
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Look," Percy continued, "I know I'm new here. I know you guys don't like to mention the massacre in the nineteen eighties-"
"He mentioned it!" one of the ghosts whimpered.
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He was trying to tell me something.'
Derek snorted. 'Aren’t they all? Must be a rule in the ghost handbook—if in danger of evaporating, make sure you’re in the middle of a dire pronouncement.
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If, after I depart this vale, you ever remember me and have thought to please my ghost, forgive some sinner and wink your eye at some homely girl.
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Dakota's head was stuck in his toga. He staggered around olike a Kool-Aid-stained ghost.
"Um," Percy said, "should I wear my bed sheets?
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True love is like ghosts, which everybody talks about and few have seen.
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