Volume 2, Number 3, March 3, 1997
Do You Believe in Ghosts?
Do you believe in ghosts? I guess I do. Ive talked to many people who believe in them. They say theyve seen or heard them. Perhaps the only way to truly believe something is to __1__ it, and Ive never met a ghost. On the other hand, Ive never been to Pluto or even seen it in a __2__. Yet I believe it __3__. Sometimes we rely on other peoples experiences to influence how we view the world. Of course, even if you believe in ghosts, its possible to be __4__ about what they really are. The easy answer is that theyre the __5__ of those who have died. Maybe though, theyre just a trace, sort of a recording, of what used to be. Some would argue that ghosts do exist, but only in the imaginations of the living. I think the latter __6__ is too easy, and makes light of some events that really __7__. In any event, the idea of ghosts is interesting. Depending on your __8__, it can be a cause of hope, fear, excitement, or just plain amusement. What do you think? 1. ____________________ 5. ____________________ 2. ____________________ 6. ____________________ 3. ____________________ 7. ____________________ 4. ____________________ 8. ____________________ Copyright 1997 RHL