Have you ever been at a nice, warm campfire and you feel so good, then someone tells you a ghost story that makes you scared to death? Well that happens to a lot of people and it's been happening for a long time to. People believe that campfire stories have been here as long as fire has, that's really old! No one knows who invented the campfire story though. Campfire stories are best to tell when you're in the woods and it's night time because that's when you start to hear things and you think somehting is watching you, which only makes the story more scary and better. Some of the stories are famous old ghost tales . For example every christmas people hear about the story A Christmas Carol - the famous tale of Ebenezer Scrooge and his ghost of christmas past , present, and future. Do you have a favorite ghost story? Is it about a scary creature? If so comment me what it is. There are a lot of scary tales to tell. Some feature ghosts, while different ones are scary mysteries, myths, legends or tall tales. As you listen to these your body will react in different ways like your heart will probably beat faster, you mght get goose bumps or you may start to shiver. Those things happen to a lot of people while listening to scary stories.
tradition - Scary stories are what a lot of people tell while at a campfire.
shiver - shaking in fear.
impact - The amount of fright you feel at a time.