Sunday, 18 November 2012
M. R. James' Mr Humphrey's and his Inheritance...
The full text of the story is here, if you're too cheap to buy one of the many James' collections readily available: http://www.thin-ghost.org/items/show/146
For those who want to dig deeper, an analysis of the story can be found here: http://www.users.globalnet.co.uk/~pardos/GSNews1.html
* The infinitely better film version, Night of the Demon (1957) is discussed here: http://fridaynightboys300.blogspot.co.uk/2009/02/night-of-demon.html