You are Never Alone – Chapter 5
My eyes flutter open. The room is dark, only a little sunlight coming in through the blinds. My mind clears from the cloud of slumber and I know I’m laying on a bed, in the hotel room I’m staying at. There’s a mass against my chest, though, and I have to shift slightly to figure out what it is. When I do, everything comes flooding back to me. It’s Jennifer, her head laying on my shoulder, her arm holding my waist so tightly you’d think her life depended on it, and as the events of the day before wipe the cloud of sleep away completely, I realize that she might very well be thinking that.