Shadow Hat Man and Paralysis

Alicia has a weird old hag experience that featured the scary shadow hat man

It was June, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. I was sleeping on the top part of my bunk bed. I was 13 and hadn't had much experience with the supernatural or the paranormal before. I was lying on my back and my knees where up and my feet flat on the mattress.

I was slowly falling asleep when I wanted to change positions, but found that I couldn't.

I tried laying my legs flat down, but I couldn't. I didn't have a blanket on me so it started to get a little cold. I remember wanting to call out to my mom in the next room, but couldn't speak.

I stayed like that for a few minutes and during those few minutes it started to get very hard to breathe. My breathing slowed down and my heart was beating so fast. I felt pressure on my chest, but saw nothing there.

Once I was let out of this strange control, something told me to look down at my room floor and I remember seeing a shadow figure. The night light in my room was on so I could see it clearly. It was like a shadow and it was male. He was wearing a suit and hat like a back-then business man. And in a blink of my eye he was gone.

I had these experiences more often after that, but I never saw another shadow figure. I remember one time hearing thumps in the wall, but I always just thought it was the neighbors, but it was in the early a.m. hours, so it couldn't have been.

I researched this and found the old hag syndrome, but I'm not sure what it was.

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