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The Creepiest Real Life Stories From Reddit That Will Make Your Skin Crawl

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We hope you’ve got nowhere to be any time soon, because these eerie-as-hell stories will keep you up, staring wide-eyed at your phone until the sun rises.

If you’re on the hunt for a real scare this spooky season, exit Netflix and skip the ghost stories… because the scariest tales are the ones that have actually happened to people IRL.

We’ve searched through by far the creepiest thread on Reddit — /LetsNotMeet — to bring you the spookiest, eeriest, straight-up-fucked stories from real people.

Now some of these are long, so get comfy and keep reading… if you dare.

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The Smiling Man from r/LetsNotMeet

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Dr. Ramsey from r/LetsNotMeet

Roommate Wanted: Female Only from r/LetsNotMeet

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Terrorized for 2 Hours from r/LetsNotMeet

They didn’t know I understood Spanish. from r/LetsNotMeet

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I told a serial killer to f**k off from r/LetsNotMeet

Thought my boyfriend got home from work. It wasn’t my boyfriend. from r/LetsNotMeet

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Stranger under the bed from r/LetsNotMeet

The Mountain Man who wanted to marry me from r/LetsNotMeet

The Man in the Yellow Raincoat from r/LetsNotMeet

Okay, good luck sleeping tonight and remember to lock your doors!