Don't Look Under the Bed
Date Added: Apr. 5, 2005
It's probably no surprise that this creepy image and matching ghost story and "forward or die" warning first gained popularity around Halloween 2004, then resurfaced around April Fool's Day, 2005.
Read story first, before looking @ picture!!!!!!
This is scary!!!!!!!!!!!!
This photo was taken in a hospital after the patient was In an accident where he was responsible for a young woman's death. It is said that when you receive this image and do not send it to At least five people, the woman will look for you during the night To collect your soul.
People in Laredo, Texas, received this image and did not send it and were killed outside a bar; it looked as if this woman killed them.
Send it to five people or the woman will look For you.
READ B4 OPENING PIC - This is SCARY!!
This photo was taken in a hospital after the patient in the bed was in an accident where he was responsible for a young woman's death. It is said that when you receive this image and do not send it to at least five people, the woman will look for you during the night to collect your soul.
A couple in a western suburbs area of Sydney received the message and deleted the picture without sending it to at least five people. This couple was murdered by their 15 year old neighbour who claims to have been possessed by the woman.
A 28 year old woman in Whittlesay Road, Cambridgeshire, England, was run down by a car driven by a another female that fitted the description of the woman in the photograph, the police investigation revealed that the murdered lady had received this picture only 4 hours before her untimely death and did not pass it on to at least 5 people. Send it to five people, or the woman will look for you.
Crafting anecdotes to describe unattributed photos is a popular pasttime online. In fact, there are several sites that run contests for the most creative creations. Of course most photo-inspired e-mail tales are created simply for the adventure of seeing how many people you can fool.
The text accompanying the decidedly eerie photo varies widely and has been attributed to varied geographic regions from the U.S., to Austrailia, to London. Earliest forms of it place the story in Mexico. Sometimes it's simple, others quite complex.
The photo is taken from promotional artwork for a Thai horror film, titled "The Mother." The shot being forwarded is cropped down and flipped from the original.
As for the "curse" if you don't forward it... Well, that's up to you. I could try to research all the locations that the fictional woman's revenge was supposedly carried out, but would that really prove anything? Folks who honestly believe they will be cursed for not forwarding a chain letter probably won't be too swayed by what I have to say here. Break this chain.
References: About.com, Snopes.com