Sheridan le Fanu is one of Ireland’s best-remembered authors of tales of the supernatural. His most famous piece is ‘Madam Crowl’s Ghost’, but he wrote many more. This is the story of two friends who move into a house that they don’t have to pay for and so can save money. However, the history of the house is so dark that they wonder whether it’s worth the saving (4,800 words)
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