20 Mystifying Facts That Will Always Have A Place In Our Hearts
“Aye, ‘tis I,” the voice boomed in the dark room. “I’ve been watching ye from yer window for the past hour and a half.”
I jumped in fright. My heart hammered as if someone had hit me with an iron bar.
My mouth was so dry it hurt, and I had to swallow before I could reply. “Oh, er … hi,” I managed at last. I couldn't help but notice he sounded more like a Scottish Highlander than any ghost that haunted this place.
“Ya need not worry,” his deep voice rumbled again. “The lass's no seen ye.” He paused a moment before continuing, sounding even more like a Scottish lord. “But ye should know her name.”
“I… I… should?” I gulped, barely able to form the words in my head.
“Ye should,” the disembodied voice boomed yet again, freezing the very marrow in my bones.
“But first,” intoned the voice, “listen to this list of odd facts … ”