Alternate Reality 1

1. The Abyss

Seven years had passed since the assault but Sadie still relived it in excruciating detail with each glimpse of her own reflection.

“How could I have let this happen to me?” she mouthed silently. The looking glass contemptuously mimicking her sentiment through the tears trying to wash away the scars etched into her face.

The woman on the other side of the mirror, is she any different? What if she is only seeking the same compassion and understanding I have sought to find.

Seeing herself in a new light they reach out across the abyss…

Part 2: Resilience


Part 1 of 5
Written for Week #235 of Sammi Cox’s Weekend Writing Prompt. (Word: Mirror, Count: 95)
Background Photo: Pawel Czerwinski via Unsplash.
Copyright 2021 Greg Glazebrook, All Rights Reserved.

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