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The World as a Mirror

The World as a Mirror

World as a Mirror short story appears at the beginning of “The Alchemist” by Paulo Coelho.   The alchemist picked up a book that someone in the caravan had brought. Leafing through the pages, he found a story about Narcissus. The alchemist knew the legend…

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A Short Story from The Alchemist

A Short Story from The Alchemist

In The Alchemist, Paulo Coelho speaks about simple things and the happiness that lives in the one who can feel and enjoy them. Let’s read a fragment that is by itself a beautiful short story: A certain shopkeeper sent his son to learn about the…

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