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Sometimes They Come Back (from the Night Shift collection) by Stephen King
April 11, 2014

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Show Notes:

When 3 murderous teens return from the grave 15 years later for revenge, sometimes They Get Reviewed

In the 1950s some teenagers killed Jim Norman's older brother.  Now, sixteen years later, Jim is an adult teaching English at a new school.  When some of Jim's good students start dying they are replaced by the ghosts of the murderous boys.  "Sometimes They Come Back", and they want Jim to join them in the grave.  It's a story full of Stephen King connections, from The Shining to It to "The Body.  Listen to Arnie as he reviews this short story from the Night Shift collection!  Then head to to hear Arnie, Stuart, and Jakob review the movie versions of this story!

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