A supernatural being, such as a ghost
Andre's specter appeared to her right, keeping pace silently with her.
She didn't seem surprised to find others in the living room and took a seat next to Effie, looking less a nighttime specter than an exhausted victim.
He peeked out and was startled by a white-clad specter on the stairs.
The specter shook its head and rose, moving away without disturbing the flora on the jungle floor.
But some specter in his fitful half-sleep wouldn't even give permission for him to dream about Cynthia Byrne, sleeping restfully just yards away.