FICTION

The Mouth Drain

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In the dream, he stared at the mirror. There was something wrong with his eyes. As he watched, his irises changed color, from blue to green to orange and then to gray, his pupils dilating until their blackness was all that was left. He felt himself moan with unease as they continued into the whites, finally pushing his eyelids outward. He should have been…