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Lifted Off The Bed And Paralysed!

by Sarah
(New Zealand)

Last night i went to bed about midnight, i was so tired and was falling into a deep sleep, which is unusual for me as i have been on sleeping pills for the last 7 months! I was having some quite vivid dreams, then all of a sudden i felt my body lift off the bed, head first and i was floating above by bed. The worst thing is that i could not move or make a sound, i was frozen and there was a really strange ringing in my ear. This lasted about 10 seconds and it actually felt like i was floating above my bed. When i "landed" back onto the bed its like i woke up from something and i layed there for a while in shock. I then looked at the time and it was 12.30 so i had only been asleep for about 30 minutes.


The first thing that came to mind was that my friend had told me i had a "ghost" in my house. My friend can see people that everyday people cannot. Apparently there is a man that hangs around my property that is quite attached to the land,apparently he will bring me no harm.

The second thing i thought about was the fact that i had not taken a sleeping pill last night, generally when i dont take a sleeping pill i have extremely vivid dreams and figured it could be a side effect of coming off them, after all they are a drug.

The third thing is that i have been going through some extreme life changes at the moment and i have been under a lot of stress due to work and a relationship breakdown.

I am wondering if this is a spiritual or scientific experience, i have never felt anything quite like it and it has freaked me out a little, but somehow i feel quite calm about it. The most strangest part was the fact that i could not move, like something had complete power over me, and the feeling of being lifted off my bed.

I would be interested to hear if anyone has a similar story!

Sarah.

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Jun 28, 2017
Floating NEW
by: Bjesomar

What you experienced is normal thing for sleep paralysis trip. Within 30-60 mins of going to sleep, your body produces chemicals that freeze the muscles so that you don't get bruises while dreaming vivid dreams like running or something. But since your mind didn't fall asleep yet, you experienced out of body event, when your astral body started to float. It happens different each time, sometimes it is heads first, sometimes limb start floating. In any case, experience is such shocking that your consciousness immediately start to give orders to the limbs in order to control situation but they cannot move, so it in turn creates even larger shock, and then your body dissolves paralytic compounds and you get back to the normal operation. Sometimes you will hear buzz, sometimes your body will feel quite electrified after returning, and that is ok. Regarding comment about the ghost, i didn't understand did you experienced any presence while you were out there?

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