Prompt: Write a short story about a man who discovers a magical portal
It was a dark and stormy night, and the man was feeling down. He had just lost his job, and his wife had left him for another man. He was walking through the city, feeling lost and alone, when he saw a bright light in the distance. Heapproached it, and found that it was a portal. When he stepped through, he found himself in a beautiful forest. The trees were singing and the birds were singing. The man felt a sense of peace and calm wash over him. He walked for hours, enjoying the scenery, until he finally found a clearing where he could sit and rest. As he was lying there, he saw a vision of his wife walking through the portal. She smiled at him and said, “I’m sorry I left you, but I’m happy now. I love you.” The man felt his heart break, but he was also happy to have seen his wife again.