SUPERANNO It took Cecilia Back only weeks to confirm that her new home?a Victorian mansion across the street from a historic military fort?was haunted. Instead of fleeing, the Back family stayed and got to know their ?spirited? residents over the next 25 years. Meet Dr. McBride, the original owner who loves scaring construction crews and the author's mother. Each ghost has a personality of its own, including one transient entity whose antics are terrifying. Original.