The next morning he
was found dressed in his finest suit floating in a boat in the middle of
the lake. Though the manís face bore and expression of severe pain,
doctors could not determine the cause of death. Some say the spirit was
the bride searching for her fiancťís killer.|
A third legend
places the spirit at a much later date in the early 1980s. According
to this tale, a young woman and her lover agree to mete at the lake for an
evening of romance. However, when the young man arrived he was
enraged by a rumor he had heard about her and the two began to quarrel. The disagreement grew worse ending in the man drowning her in the lake. In this version, it is the murdered woman who wanders the lake.
if you were to ask anyone of Hispanic descent, they would most assuredly
tell you that the ghostly woman is that of
who is often seen about the lakes and rivers of the southwest.
In any event,
there have been literally hundreds of sightings throughout the years of
the Lady of the Lake, who seemingly doesnít keep her excursions only at
lakeside. She has also said to have been seen at a nearby cemetery
as well as along a dirt road called Loverís Lane. One couple
sighting her at Loverís Lane described her as walking along the road;
however, when she grew closer, they could see that the apparition had not
phenomena around the lake includes the sounds of screams, moaning,
gunshots and rapping upon vehicle windows. Others report smells of
decaying flesh, perfume and roses.
Dogs at the lake have been noticed to go into unprovoked snapping and
barking at seemingly invisible visitors.