New answers tagged the-prestige
I assumed that he had arranged with his brother ahead of time that he would walk her home and ask to come in for tea and to then find an excuse not to in order to 'appear' inside. Either she would decline or he would adlib a different reason not to go in through the door with her. Magicians are usually very good at adlibbing under pressure.
Excellent question, you raise here. The only trick Borden knew was using his other twin brother. So it is expected that he used his brother. But it is possible that Borden wanted to pick that girl and so after his performance was over, he instructed his brother to enter her house. But again one can argue then how did he know that heir conversation was ...
Top 50 recent answers are included