Usually, when you’re ‘gone’, there really is no coming back. But there are those who’ve ‘died’ only to return to share their out of body experience. Copy editor Simone Delochan examines this interesting phenomenon in a two-part series.
In a NETFLIX series hosted by Morgan Freeman, ‘The Story of God’, a man recounts his near-death experience (NDE) in the first episode, after being washed overboard during a storm.
In many ways his tale bore similarities with other anecdotal NDEs: the presence of a light, the departure out of his physical body, seeing that physical body, a feeling of deep familiarity with and comfort in the light, and a voice saying some iteration of “it’s not your time yet”.