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The Mouse Trap


 
 
I started typing…

Some of the keys in my keyboard popped up,



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In an order; as if mocking me, “L  O  A  F  E  R

I rubbed my eyes vigorously hoping it’d bring me back to reality.

It continued, “F   O   O   L” this time.
 
I banged heavily on the keyboard, thrashing my fingers.

I then reached for the mouse to shut the computer down.

The mouse moved away, as if some ingenious spirit has gotten into it.

Grabbing hold of its cable, I pulled; trying to keep it in place.

The cable pulled away from my hands and there it lay, hanging above my head.

I moved away in an impulse, not wanting to be hit by a possessed mouse.

The cable started dancing in the air, making shapes.

The last shape I saw was that of a folded awareness ribbon.

It came closer to me; I shout out and pass out, at the same time.
 

Realization struck!
 
 
 

Working on a Sunday is a swindle; I thought and got back to work, shrugging off from my phantasmal delirium.
 
 

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P.S. This is purely a work of fiction!!!

Happy thanksgiving folks! 





 



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