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Night rider


Night rider is a supernatural entity similar to an incubus or succubus that "rides" its victim while sleeping at night causing a feeling of suffocation, terror, or psychic attack. A.G.H


Sources:

Drury, Nevil. The Watkins Dictionary of Magic. London. Watkins Publishing. 2005. p. 208

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