Regular visitors to Reddit are familiar with the subreddit r/NoSleep – it’s a section where writers tell stories that are scary enough to keep you up at night, but are under the pretense of being true.

Unfortunately, there’s really no way to prove or disprove many of these particular stories. So you gotta take it as just that – a story.

So when Redditor Victor_King’s story entitled “The Connecticut River” showed up on the front page, I was naturally intrigued.

But after reading it, I really don’t know what to think. I haven’t heard this story before, but that doesn’t mean it’s not true. But it does contain this gem:

My arm was still stuck between it’s teeth. It smiled at them too.

Feel free to read the entire story yourself and see what you think.

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