How the Trick is Done

They stand in the wings, watching. The Magician’s assistant. The Magician’s girlfriend. The Magician’s lover. Together, they’ve decided this will be his last trick.

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    Here’s the secret, and it’s a simple one: dying is easy. All the Magician has to do is stand with teeth clenched, muscles tight, breath slowed, and wait. The real work is left to his Resurrectionist girlfriend, Angie, standing just off stage, night after night, doing the impossible, upsetting the natural order of the world.