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Secrets of the New York City Subway

It’s a little-known fact that the subway is haunted. If you live here long enough, you’re bound to encounter ghosts.

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II once met a stranger on a train from Virginia to Texas. We talked for hours. This was over 20 years ago. I was broke, afraid of flying, and in no rush to move back in with my parents in Austin. So I took my…