Mirror - Display in Reverse Order

// FILE: Mirror.cpp
// READS 3 CHARACTERS AND DISPLAYS THEM IN REVERSE ORDER

#include <iostream>
using namespace std;

int main ()
{
   // Local data ...
   const char border = '*';         // encloses 3 characters
   char first, second, third;       // input/output: 3 characters

   cout << "Enter 3 characters: ";
   cin  >> first >> second >> third;
   cout << border << third << second << first << border << endl;
   return 0;
}