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Man finds creepy doll boarded up under stairs

By T.K. Randall
September 20, 2021 · Comment icon 4 comments



What's hiding under your staircase ? Image Credit: sxc.hu
A primary school teacher in Liverpool, England found something decidedly creepy hidden in his new home.
When 32-year-old Jonathan Lewis moved into his new house recently, one of the first things he did was remove the plasterboard that a previous owner had used to cover up the space beneath the stairs.

"There was a wire coming out where the previous owners had the fridge but I didn't know where the wire was plugged in so I knocked through a bit of the plasterboard to see what was there," he said.

Instead of finding wires, however, he was shocked to discover an old rag doll sitting inside the space wearing a pinstripe dress and clutching a small piece of paper.

"Dear reader/ new home owner, thank you for freeing me!" the note read.

"My name is Emily. My original owners lived in this house in 1961. I didn't like them so they had to go. All they did was sing and be merry. It was sickening."

"Stabbing was my choice of death for them so I hope you have knives. Hope you sleep well."

After a little bit of digging, however, it became apparent that the doll was not what it seemed.

According to the estate agent, the kitchen had only been fitted a mere five years ago, meaning that the doll had most likely been placed there as a joke by the previous owners.

"I'll be honest, I found the whole thing hilarious," said Lewis. "I'd probably do the exact same thing."

Source: Lad Bible | Comments (4)


Recent comments on this story
Comment icon #1 Posted by Jon the frog 1 year ago
That's funny !
Comment icon #2 Posted by jethrofloyd 1 year ago
Hey, teacher, leave the doll alone All in all it's just another doll in the wall
Comment icon #3 Posted by mesuma 1 year ago
leave the clickbait to the tabloids.
Comment icon #4 Posted by Herr Falukorv 1 year ago
My friend buried a lifesize skeleton in plastic under the porch.. That will be a fun suprice for the next owner when they renovate in the future.


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