Remembrance of a Friend.
Daniel awoke with a start; his heart hammering in his chest. A nightmare had haunted his dreams and reminded him of someone he had forgotten about. Someone who once was everything to him. He ran a hand down the side of his neck, digging his nails a bit into his skin as a whisper escaped his lips.
He felt his heart sink at the mentioning of her name. For how long had it been that he hadn’t noticed her disappearance? She had been just like him, a victim, and a resident of a wretched placed called “The Mad World”. There no sunshine greeted them on their backs. It was an everlasting grey sort of world, where the air was still and heavy with dismay. Where nothing grew and monsters lurked. It was a nightmare come to life.
Years he had to survive on his own, only living through the night by sheer luck and his wits. He