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From Death Bed Visions – Sir William Barrett
Related by ‘Miss Dallas’

Jim had died on a Thursday, and on the previous Sunday his end appeared to be near, but he revived, and told his mother that he had seen something beautiful.

Again he had a relapse, and on reviving he said he had seen two of his sisters and a brother who had died previously, but he added, ' Mother, I cannot find Bessie.'

His mother told Miss Dallas that Bessie had died twelve years before when Jim was still a child. Not long after this Jim died

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