"so just what the hell are you? a ghost?"
the doppelganger shrugged its shoulders, disinterest written on its face.
"...a demon?" the boy choked out. he watched as his own face stared back at him, its lips curling into a crooked grin.
"close," came the reply.
"do you at least have a name?" the boy asked.
"figment," came the reply without missing a beat.
the doppelganger threw its head back, twisted laughter bubbling up from the back of its throat. it locked gazes with the boy.
"because," it barked, nearly doubling over in laughter. "i'm all in your goddamned head, kid!!"
maybe i’ll explain their story…. maybe…. some…day… (・_・;