ISLAND IN THE SAND

Part XXIX

 

Star slept like she’d never slept in her life, awakening knowing that the depth of her sleep and her feeling of renewal and near total recovery was different from any other ‘get through the darkness of night’ experience of her life. She lay in the bed on her back, slowly coming out of her deep sleep as if rising from the bottom to emerge rested, but disoriented, while floating on the comforting sea of life.