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The Spooky Story Behind This Common Front Porch Design Will Give You Chills

If you've ever enjoyed an evening mint julep on the front porch of a southern home, you might've gazed up at the ceiling and noticed a blue hue. But aside from the simple southern charm and replication of a clear blue sky, there's a long history of blue porch ceilings in the American South... and it's spooky enough to give you chills. "It [Haint Blue] is said to protect the house and the occupants of the house from evil.
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