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The schoolhouse being deserted soon fell to decay, and was reported to be haunted by the ghost of the unfortunate pedagogue and the plough-boy, loitering homeward of a still summer evening, has often fancied his voice at a distance, chanting a melancholy psalm tune among the tranquil solitudes of Sleepy Hollow.
Wolfert had not a doubt that this was the haunted house of Father Red-cap, and called to mind the story of Peechy Prauw.
The leading anxiety which had hitherto absorbed every feeling being now in some measure appeased, fancy began to wander, and to conjure up a thousand shapes and chimeras as he returned through this haunted region.
This wood really is haunted now -- by old memories," said Anne, stooping to gather a spray of ferns, bleached to waxen whiteness by frost.
He dogged his master's heels whenever he left the cabin, and haunted the front stoop when he remained inside.
and reported to her mother) a little conjugal dialogue which touched on the topic of The Haunted Hotel.
Is there no explanation of the mystery of The Haunted Hotel?
He received a note from the city editor which read as follows: "Go and pass the night alone in the haunted house in Vine street and if anything occurs worth while make two columns.
Saylor waked him and said: "I have been at the haunted house.
Apart from that, he had but one thought: to complete his written appeal to the benign powers who, traversing the haunted wood, might some time rescue him if he should be denied the blessing of annihilation.
And never let me hear a word out of your head about haunted woods again.
I, a miserable wretch, haunted by a curse that shut up every avenue to enjoyment.