― This week, we find ourselves strangely fascinated by some old school paranormal cases So, give that fire another poke, pour another brandy and settle down. Ready? Let's go. ∙ First off is the dubious, but nonetheless interesting case of Gef, the Talking Mongoose. If you've read a lot of paranormal literature, you're probably familiar with the story ol' Gef (also known as The Dalby Spook), a supposed mongoose (what else?) who allegedly lived in the walls of a farmhouse owned by a family [...].