The Knockout

What was the scariest ghost or monster story anyone ever told you?

I have two.

The first is from my Dad. We were driving the deserted stretch of highway between Las Vegas and Reno one night and he told my little brother and I the story of The Ritashis. They are some kinda jackel-like animal that lives in that specific desert that will will slash your throat and your tires faster than you can even imagine if you don’t plan ahead (run out of gas, don’t have oil in your car, etc.), and no one will ever find a trace of you. Ever. I know that…




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