It was as if a professed unbeliever in ghosts should be frightened by a ghost story.
(a) The Ghost Story usually has a definite plot, in which the ghost is an actor.
It was as good as a ghost story, every one was so spellbound and mystified.
One could never gain her attention with anything but a ghost story.
I knew that, like the man in the ghost story, my only safety lay here.
Mrs. Gaskell's ghost story I have got this morning; have not yet read.
I am charmed to learn that you have had a freeze out of my ghost story.
Just as Angeline was in the midst of a ghost story, Johnny rushed in again.
The morning after the telling of the ghost story things began to happen.
A lame "ghost story" at best, no matter how well delivered, but it won in my case.