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The Stranger in the Mirror

A Journey to Another World

By Vikas MishraPublished 2 months ago 3 min read

The mirror showed a reflection that wasn't my own. I stood frozen, staring at the unfamiliar face staring back at me. The reflection was similar to mine, but it was not me. The eyes were the same color, but they held a glint of mischievousness that mine lacked. The lips were full, and a sly smile played at their edges.

I blinked, hoping that my eyes were playing tricks on me. But when I opened them, the stranger in the mirror was still there, looking back at me with amusement. I raised my hand, and the stranger in the mirror did the same, mimicking my movements perfectly.

I leaned in closer, studying the reflection with fascination. The stranger seemed to be waiting for something, as if there was a message they were trying to convey. I looked at the surroundings in the mirror, trying to find any clues to the mystery.

And then, it hit me. The room in the reflection was not my bedroom. It was a dark, gloomy room with a single lamp casting a dim light. I turned around, but my bedroom was brightly lit, with the sun streaming in through the window.

I looked back at the stranger in the mirror, and their smile widened. They beckoned me with their hand, and I felt a strange compulsion to follow. Without a second thought, I reached out, and my hand went straight through the mirror.

The next thing I knew, I was standing in the dark, gloomy room, surrounded by books and artifacts. The stranger was standing in front of me, holding out a book. "Welcome to the other side," they said, their voice echoing in the room.

I took the book, and as I opened it, I felt a rush of power coursing through me. The pages were filled with ancient knowledge, secrets that had been lost to time. And as I delved deeper into the book, I realized that this was just the beginning of a journey that would take me to places I had never even imagined.

The stranger in the mirror smiled at me once more, and then vanished into thin air. I was left alone in the room, with the book and my newfound knowledge. As I closed my eyes and took a deep breath, I knew that my life would never be the same again. The mirror had shown me a reflection that wasn't my own, but it had also opened a door to a whole new world.

The mirror showed a reflection that wasn't my own. It was as if someone else was looking back at me, their features so similar to mine, yet different. I couldn't tear my eyes away from the stranger in the mirror, who seemed to be waiting for something. It was a moment of utter confusion and curiosity, one that left me wondering if there was something beyond the glass that I was yet to discover.

In conclusion, the discovery of the stranger in the mirror led to a life-changing journey to another world. The book filled with ancient knowledge and the secrets that had been lost to time, opened up new opportunities for the protagonist. The experience of crossing over to the other side, and discovering a world beyond their own, was both exhilarating and frightening. But it ultimately proved to be a turning point in their life, one that opened up endless possibilities for growth and discovery. The stranger in the mirror may have been an unexpected and mysterious encounter, but it was one that ultimately led to a profound and transformative experience.

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Vikas Mishra

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