sapient anml. other
Rebecca woke in a sweat.
For long moments she just lay in darkness, waiting, for her pulse to slow, for breaths to come slow and steady. For the ache to again lose it's edge.
Bending knees and pushing with one arm, she sat up, bringing a hand to her face.
She'd been due of course; It had been longer than usual - weeks, really - since she'd dreamt of him, dreamt about -