I lived there until I was six.
We just rented the ancient museum-like house.
I have clear memories about the place, but many are based on childish fantasies.
I remember my brother and sister talking about a flying saucer landing at the adjacent school and I half remember seeing it as well.
There was the little old lady at the spinning wheel. Did I see her or was it just the suggestion repeated over and over by older siblings?
The town has changed so much, but the house is still there.
I wonder if the spinning wheel is as well…
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Yes, based on reality. I don’t remember seeing the flying saucer, but I member all three of my siblings talking about it for years after the event. I don’t really remember the spinning wheel in the attic, but I remember telling my neighbor that I saw it moving by itself and I know I believed it, even if I now don’t have the image (I was not allowed in the attic, which is a kid magnate). I will not say how old I am, but let’s just say Jimi and Janis were still alive when we moved…