A short horror story from the Five Demons Collection

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“Merry Christmas, son,” said my dad, “I hope you like it.”

I eagerly grabbed the present and opened it up, paying no mind to the shreds of paper flying every which way. My eyes beamed at what was inside. It was what I had wanted for the past half a year now, ever since I first heard about it. The new VR headset, the latest edition that made vast improvements for a more realistic…