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  • With the traditional board game, players place their hands on a raised, triangle-shaped planchette that sits atop a lettered game board, and the spirit guides their hands to the letters that spell out responses to their questions.
  • In the 1980s, a group of college girls were huddled in a circle in the middle of a dorm room using a Ouija board, their fingers just barely touching the planchette as it slid around the board in a lazy figure eight motion.
  • To immediately close the board, move the planchette to the word "goodbye" yourself, and firmly tell the spirit that the session is over and that it is never welcome back near you, your family or your friends.
  • "I W-A-N-T H-E-R," it answered, as the planchette raced in a figure eight again and then launched itself off the board and started sliding in small jerks, across the bed sheet toward Tanya.
  • Many psychologists and skeptics believe the subconscious mind can cause your hand muscles to react automatically in moving the planchette without your conscious mind being aware of it.
 

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