You may have heard of her, but have you heard the lore vs. the true story? Join us as we discuss the lore, truth, and horrors Madame Delphine LaLaurie brought to her mansion in New Orleans, as well as the residual energy left behind.
Warning: this episode contains graphic content.
In this episode, we do a deep dive into the history of Madame Delphine LaLaurie, discussing the lore and truths of the horrors she brought to her mansion in New Orleans, as well as the residual energy left behind.
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