Macroscopic Twin Entanglement

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Many people have always said that a pair of twins have the closest relationship to each other, some even go as far as saying that they are linked somehow and can feel each other’s pain when one gets hurt no matter the distance between them. Some people are skeptical of this, but as for me and my twin we have always known this to be the case. It was true twins develop this relationship with each other stronger than any other pair of siblings I knew this from the very beginning, Kayley and I have always been close, but at times maybe too close? Strange things would happen at the most random times. The first time we noticed this strange phenomenon was on a quiet Wednesday morning when we were very young. We were playing a game we had made up pretending the floor was lava and you could not touch it, when I fell and cut my index finger on the side of a cabinet, and the moment that this happened Kayley screamed and noticed she had an identical cut on her index finger on the opposite hand. Was this a strange coincidence? Perhaps, but as we grew up these strange things kept happening, and every time something would happen to one of us the exact opposite would occur to the other. Like the second time this strange occurrence happened it was as if Kayley had complete control over me, she was practicing one of her dance routines for the school play she was in and about halfway through her routine I started copying her but the exact opposite motions to her, it was as if I was the mirror image of her and had no control over myself. This was spooky my parents thought I was playing a joke, but how could I have been copying her routine without knowing it and to such precision. I only stopped and could stop when my mother put her hand on me and turned me around to face her. I wanted to tell her, but how could I explain something I couldn’t even understand. It was only until the third incident we understood something was different about us, then the fourth happened and the fifth and so on. We didn’t even have to be in the same room or even the same country for these things to happen.
            There was one event when we were much older about 17 years old and I was vacationing in Florida during March break with my friends while Kayley was still at home in Alberta. And right before bed I had felt this extreme pain in my left wrist as if my wrist snapped in half. I let my friends know and we went to the hospital to get it checked out and sure enough I had broken my wrist doing apparently nothing. And at this moment I knew Kayley had just broken her wrist as well. I phoned her the moment after my realization and my dad picked up telling me this was not a good time. I already knew why it wasn’t but still asked him what was wrong. He explained to me Kayley had just broken her wrist from falling down the stairs and we were going to the hospital. I then asked my father which wrist she broke and he then told me it was her right with a confused voice why I wanted to know which wrist. I ended my vacation early to go home and wondered what my parents would think that their twins had both broken their wrist on the opposite hand. Turns out I was overthinking things and they just accepted it as a strange coincidence, as they did all the other weird events, I wish I could’ve done the same, but I knew that they weren’t all just weird coincidences.
            It wasn’t until my final year of high school when I think I had figured out these strange occurrences between Kayley and I. It was during my grade twelve physics class and we had just begun a new unit and our teacher was lecturing us about the areas of study we would learn in this new unit of quantum mechanics. He then came to the topic of quantum entanglement and he gave us a brief description of it. As he explained this further my eyes started widening my heart started racing and I then had an epiphany. At this moment I raced home. I got home and explained this to her and we had both realized it, could we be entangled? This could be the only logical explanation it would explain every weird occurrence we have had in our life. From the first incident all the way to the most recent, how are bodies would make sure we were mirror copies of each other giving us the same changes but opposite to the initial. When I cut my index finger and Kayley had the same cut but on the opposite hand on her index finger, when I mirrored her movements during her dance routine until my mom touched my shoulder stopping the interaction between us she could have represented the unbalanced force which stopped our bodies communication, and the broken wrist incident where we were so far away from each other yet our bodies communicated instantaneously even given the distance between us. However there was only one thing that didn’t add up quantum entanglement can only happen with microscopic particles, or can it? Could we be the first macroscopic things where every particle in us is entangled? Perhaps there was some sort of interference between two waves which resulted in a direct interaction between the particles and sub atomic particles of us when we were inside our mother and still cells, which created this entanglement between us even as we grew.

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