Sweet Dreams - L4D2 NELLIS SHORT STORY"Yew awake, Nick?" A familiar voice echoed in Nick's ears. Gradually his eyes adjusted to the dim light, and were able to strain his focus on the young Georgian man that lay beside him. Despite the never-ending waves of infected that each new day brought, the two survivors had been fortunate enough to scramble into the safe house, avoiding any serious injuries.Sweet Dreams - L4D2 NELLIS SHORT STORY3 years ago in Short Stories More Like This
"Er, Nick?" Ellis repeated, in a soft tone. The conman exhaled heavily. Each time he slept, he hoped to awake to a different life. His opportunism had ran dry long ago, and even the concept of sleeping became meaningless. The dreams that had pacified him now haunted him. Every piercing screech, every bone crushing crack, every gasp of a dying breath all repeated and replayed whilst he slept. Each time he awoke, he relived those horrors.
"Mmh, yeah." He grumbled, carelessly squirming to face his lover. A faint comfort warmed him as their eyes lined up, and their cheeks momentarily brushed. As he scanned the hicks face,