Granny phone numbers
I think the number you dialed was made up of 0s, 1s and 2s and you didn’t need to insert any money.
However, you will die soon afterwards in a freak accident.
” always in the same monotonous voice.” “I can remember cramming into a phone box with various other kids to hear the strange “Susie’s dying” message.
I cannot remember the number dialed.” “I remember the mysterious messages and the scary voice when I was a child and we were playing with the old red phone boxes.
In Pakistan, people were warning each other not to pick up calls from numbers that appeared on the screen in red.
They claimed these were “Cursed Phone Numbers” or “Death Calls”.