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"Imagine that you woke in the night and rose and seemed to see before yourself another person, who you slowly perceived to be yourself.

Someone had entered in the night and placed in your sleeping place, made from black metal. You had been afraid of your own reflection.

But then, the reflection slowly raised its hand while your own lay still. A Dark Mirror, that is what the Corinthian has always been intended to be."
Dream of the Endless, The Sandman

"My God... I'm a tomato!"

"I find it kinda funny
I find it kinda sad
The dreams in which I'm dying
Are the best I've ever had
I find it hard to tell you
I find it hard to take
When people run in circles it's a very, very
Mad world...
Mad... world..."
Tears for Fears, "Mad World"

"For the Fishman I really fear
Is the one who's in the mirr'r
And he looks like me
He looks just

"For although nepenthe has calmed me, I know always that I am an outsider; a stranger in this century and among those who are still men.
This I have known ever since I stretched out my fingers to the abomination within that great gilded frame;
stretched out my fingers and touched
a cold and unyielding surface of polished glass."
H. P. Lovecraft, "The Outsider"

"Jump in the toilet and stand on your head
I am alive and you are dead"
Philip K. Dick, Ubik

"I don't remember anything. Maybe they really just fixed me...Or maybe I'm just a high-tech VI that thinks it's Commander Shepard."
Commander Shepard, Mass Effect 3

"However cleverly you sneak up on the mirror, your reflection always looks you straight in the eye."
Louis Cyphere, Angel Heart

“This is Joson” the radio crackered. “You must fight the demons!”
So John gotted his palsma rifle and blew up the wall.
“HE GOING TO KILL US” said the demons
“I will shoot at him” said the cyberdemon and he fired the rocket missiles. John plasmaed at him and tried to blew him up. But then the ceiling fell and they were trapped and not able to kill.
“No! I must kill the demons” he shouted
The radio said “No, John. You are the demons”
And then John was a zombie.

"So in short, I'm not even a magical girl any more? How? How did this happen to me? When did it happen? When did I become a Witch!?"

"From the depths of the mirror, a corpse gazed back at me. The look in his eyes, as they stared into mine, has never left me."
Elie Wiesel after being liberated from Buchenwald, Night

"Church, there's no such thing as ghosts. You're one of them. You're an A.I. You... are the Alpha."
Washington, Red vs. Blue: Reconstruction

Kelvin: You're not Gibarian.
Gibarian: No? Who am I then?
Kelvin: A puppet.
Gibarian: And you're not? Maybe you're my puppet. But like all puppets, you think you're actually human. It's the puppet's dream... to be human.

"This world is pretty fun, it's like a game"? I'm an idiot. If this world is like a game then I'm not the one enjoying it. It's the Administrators who are watching it.

If I think about it, there are some contradictions in my missing memory.
I can’t remember my parent’s face.
If I self-evaluate myself, I’d call myself a beauty.
Even in my personality, there’s a clear difference between my memory and my current one.
Being noticed about as much as a stone on the roadside by strangers because I couldn’t hide my irritation from being watched by strangers.
And I realized D’s true character and my true character.
In the classroom, there was one spider making a nest.
That spider was in the classroom all along.
Surrounded by all of those huge humans.
It’s a situation where she can die anytime.
The humans shunned her, she was creepy.
It was desperately trying to live among them.
That extremely low class existence in the classroom.
That was me.

"Wait... Can this be? But... By Shinji, I'm the son of a vampire! I'm no Gray Prince — I'm the spawn of evil! I thought my father was a nobleman, not some blood-sucking monster! I— I can't— All a lie! A lie..."
Agronak gro-Malog, The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion

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