this is what nightmares are made of..
"We've all heard the one about people eating a spider while they sleep or creepy-crawlies going somewhere they shouldn't while we snooze - but for one poor woman the urban legend has come true.
She arrived at China's Changsha Central Hospital with an itchy ear, only to learn the cause was a spider that had crawled into the ear canal.
To make things worse, doctors believe the arachnid had been in there for five days."
Read more: daily mail