Terry S's Experience

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Experience description:   

in the hospital to correct a broken nose under general anesthesia. next thing i knew i was standing beside myself on the operating table watching a tube being put down my throat and my head being lifted back. i could see everyone standing around the operating table and could not understand why they could not see me. i looked at myself on the table, the next thing i was being taken to a ward where i heard the nurse saying he's coming round now. they were not going to let me go from the hospital explaining that i was too unwell.                  

                     p.s there is life after death.

Any associated medications or substances with the potential to affect the experience?     No

Was the kind of experience difficult to express in words? No

At the time of this experience, was there an associated life threatening event?          No

What was your level of consciousness and alertness during the experience?           very aware

Was the experience dream like in any way?   no it was so real

Did you experience a separation of your consciousness from your body?     Yes

What emotions did you feel during the experience?            calm

Did you hear any unusual sounds or noises?           none

LOCATION DESCRIPTION:  Did you recognize any familiar locations or any locations from familiar religious teachings or encounter any locations inhabited by incredible or amazing creatures?    No

Did you experiment while out of the body or in another, altered state? No

Did you observe or hear anything regarding people or events during your experience that could be verified later? No

Did you notice how your 5 senses were working, and if so, how were they different?          No response

Did you have any sense of altered space or time?   No

Did you have a sense of knowing, special knowledge, universal order and/or purpose?    No

Did you reach a boundary or limiting physical structure?             No

Did you become aware of future events?       No

Were you involved in or aware of a decision regarding your return to the body?       No

Did you have any psychic, paranormal or other special gifts following the experience that you did not have prior to the experience?         No

Did you have any changes of attitudes or beliefs following the experience?   Yes

i now believe there is life after death

How has the experience affected your relationships? Daily life? Religious practices? Career choices?       live and let live.

Has your life changed specifically as a result of your experience?         No

Have you shared this experience with others?         Yes, stunned

What emotions did you experience following your experience?  none

What was the best and worst part of your experience?      it happened

Is there anything else you would like to add concerning the experience?        no

Following the experience, have you had any other events in your life, medications or substances which reproduced any part of the experience?         No

Did the questions asked and information you provided accurately and comprehensively describe your experience?               Yes

Please offer any suggestions you may have to improve this questionnaire.    no