Just What is Possible with Hypnosis?
This article is about a specific incident involving some incredibly dark and nasty sides to hypnosis. If you are squeamish about these things, or don’t want to know just how dangerous hypnosis can be you might be better off not reading on.
Our story begins with the woman we will only know as Mrs E…
For reasons that will soon be obvious the courts decided to mask her identity to the public…
But had no issue revealing her puppet master (known to her as Walter Bergen), when sentenced to ten years behind bars.
And if it wasn’t for her husband, going to the police…her sexual assault, prostitution, extortion of thousands of dollars, and the attempted murder of her husband and her own suicide attempts would have continued longer than the seven years of abuse Mrs. E had faced.
An Unlucky Meeting with an Evil Man
It all started 4 years before Mrs. E and Mr. E were married. It was a chance encounter…
Mrs. E was only 17 years old and traveling on a train to see a doctor for treatment of minor stomach ailments.
She was in a compartment all alone…watching the German countryside roll by…
When Walter Bergen opened the door and sat in the seat opposite of her. Little did she know that this would be the last day she would be in full control of her actions… Her thoughts… Her life…
“I’m no longer the same person as before. Something different controls me. I don’t want to do something, but I do it…in the end I thought of nothing more than doing what Walter wanted.
(Mrs. E., quoted in Hammershiag, Hypnotism and Crime, pg. 120-121)
Walter, an expert con-artist, sized Mrs. E up, from the moment he sat down. His eyes meeting hers and locking on.
“Where are you going?”…he asked.
Mrs. E explained that she was on …read more
Curated From…: The NLP Company