An Act of Friendship, Reassurance and MedicineAnother day of recovery in space aboard Gamma Centauri, a space station orbiting the moon; and Ali Moonbeam was already awake and she was playing with her plushies inside her sterile bubble. She didn't have her mask, instead she had a nasal cannula on; but she wasn't aware of how much trouble she was about to find herself in.
Afterwards, Tom Keifer was checking her vitals and everything was going smoothly until Ali started coughing; but it wasn't a normal cough, this cough was sounded worse.
"You alright, Al?" Tom Keifer asked, walking towards the bubble.
"Yeah; I'm-" Ali was interrupted by more coughing, but after it stopped, Ali saw some blood on the palm of her hand.
"Al?" Tom Keifer asked.
This didn't happen back on Earth, Ali thought to herself, her eyes widened.
"Ali? What's wrong?" Tom Keifer asked worriedly.
"It's blood... get Marc, tell him I'm coughing up-" once again, Ali was coughing up blood.
Panicked, Keifer ran out of the medical wing while Ali grabbed the trashca