::misty Moutain rp:: Event - whispers in the darkThe man was moving in his sleep, turning again and again with mumbling sounds, or sometimes things sounding like names.::misty Moutain rp:: Event - whispers in the dark17 hours ago in Flash Fiction & Vignettes More Like This
Suddenly the alarm-clock next to his head started, making his eyes flung open. He stood still, looking at the ceiling for few seconds as a corpse with open eyes. Eventually his eyelids flickered and he started to breath again, throwing his fist on the machine to make it stop. He pulled himself up stiffly to sit on the side of his bed with his right hand opening and closing as a robot would do. With a long and heavy sigh, Rae pushed on his legs and stretched his arms and neck, making them crack with an unpleasant noise. He took another deep breath. It was a little less than six a.m.
The engineer started his morning routine, taking his uniform to go straight toward the showers. Even if he was still half asleep his body knew the routine by heart now. It was just an autopilot to switch on. The hot water fall hard on his shoulders, making him groan as the contact for