Rants & Essays
By Marcus Pan
There is a line...a very thin line. And this is the
threshold between reality and fantasy. I ask thee...what is reality? Can this
be answered? Reality is a vague term dubbed for things around you. But just
because you can touch something, does this make it real? How do we know that
the things we see before us are not the fantasy of something else? While we
read a book, one of fiction, how can it be known this is not real, truly
happening somewhere else? We could be nothing more than the fleeting fantasy of
someone else, like we create the fantasies of people in books.
You see, our reality can be the fantasy of another being in
another place or time. And these beings can be the fantasy of yet another. Who
can say what is real? Who can say what or where the threshold is? Or whether
it, or anything else, exists...
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since its first appearance in Legends No. 15.