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continually recurring to the mind

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having a deeply disquieting or disturbing effect

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The only change to the maze will be the end of the haunting, Jensen said.
A desire to listen to the spectres that haunt recent Canadian literature underlies Marlene Goldman's latest monograph, Dispossession: Haunting in Canadian Fiction.
But haunting is not only about people (or communities, or whole generations) who are no longer there yet are still here as ghosts.
Check out the Heart Pounders Hauntings website at http://heartpoundershaunts.
She said: "There are many myths and legends surrounding the castles and historic buildings of Wales and there are numerous ghost tours and haunting tours available.
Based on the book by RL Stine, author of the Goosebumps series, Haunting Hour has just been released on DVD by Universal Pictures and is a fabulous fantasy adventure.
In the town of Ghostly every house is haunted--and to ghosts are frightened because something is haunting them.
Prototypical ghostbuster (played by Richard Johnson) surveying the scene in Robert Wise's 1963 classic ``The Haunting,'' which remains the greatest haunted-house movie ever made.
While difficult, Empire nevertheless has a peculiar, haunting power; I found myself recalling it days later and asking, Despite the many and various deaths of formalism, to what extent does Greenberg still haunt contemporary art?
The year of Huguette's haunting, 1628, also marked the beginning of four years of famine and plague as well as on-going prosecutions of witches, werewolves, and visionaries such as Huguette.
It is Morrison's insistence on this widespread haunting that makes Beloved a useful place to investigate the troubled history of domestic spaces.
Catherine Zeta-Jones, who played Antonio Banderas's swashbuckling love interest in The Mask of Zorro, may transfer her affections to Lili Taylor in the upcoming chiller The Haunting of Hill House.
In rather tongue-in-cheek fashion, the court stated: "The notion that a haunting is a condition which can and should be ascertained upon reasonable inspection of the premises is a hobgoblin which should be exorcised from the body of legal precedent and laid quietly to rest.
HOUSTON -- The calendar just turned to September, but the spirit of Halloween is already haunting the minds of thrill-seekers hoping for a glimpse of what's to come this season.
Run by scare-experts with over a quarter-century of haunting experience, Fear Overload's Haunted Houses get at the core of what makes people's spine tingle.