It sank in immediately. Youth had transferred from Rufus to Marcus. He could feel its energy inside his body. However, annoyingly, the youth transfer had not happened completely and his external appearance remained unchanged.
NOT WHAT WAS SUPPOSED TO HAPPEN!
Marcus, furious, smashed the mirror. He’d acquired Rufus’s anger... no doubt about that. Had he now acquired his luck?
After a few minutes ranting, he calmed as he thought it through. His impatience for youth had taken over his logical mind.
“Silly to expect it to happen in one fell swoop. It obviously needs time.”
He sat down and relaxed(ish!)