The last strains of sunlight lingered in the corners, grasping every available point of refraction. She slid her fingertips along the glass wondering if this was all there ever was. Or could be.
But no. Un-alone, her mirrored shadow had company in her pantomimic otherworld. With the beckoning, tenebrous gloom, an apparition, dark and menacing, approached. She shivered with delighted terror and settled in to watch.