Josef K Through the Looking-Glass… a Lewis Carroll / Franz Kafka Mashup in 5 tweets…

1
Someone must have been telling lies about Alice K, for one morning the Queen of Hearts burst into her room, shouting, “Off with her head!”

2
The two men introduce themselves to him as Tweedledum and Tweedledee. “I am here to arrest you,” says one. “Likewise,” says the other.

3
The warped geometry of Looking-Glass Land is such that, the quicker he strides towards the Castle, the quicker it recedes into the distance.

4
As Alice awoke from uneasy dreams, she found herself transformed into a gigantic insect. Her mandibles jutted forlornly through the windows.

5
Franz Carroll looks at himself in the mirror, dreams of escaping its gilt frame.

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