The woman's cool sweat rolled down her bare back as she tossed and turned in the small home in Mondrago. Her dreams were getting worse. She knew that it wasn't Helio's doing... Perhaps it was just her worry bleeding over into her dreams. Beryl was fine, but she wasn't Arnold. Helio was still with their child in angels knew where, and there was no set time frame for their return.
I've been busy. So busy and so tired. My husband and I recently had a child, Tim. A child... We talked about having a baby for so long and ...
*there are tearstains on the paper, blurring a good portion of the next few sentences*
Maddox had become accustomed to dozing in her rocking chair since she had been pregnant. It had become commonplace and she was comfortable sleeping sitting up. Her head was lolling to the side and she almost didn’t feel it when her stomach spasmed. She shook awake a bit and readjusted herself in the rocker.
As they prepared to go, Erehwon was trying to dispel her nerves. All Maddox could think about was getting this over with. This was her mission and she needed to make this count. She was on her mission to put her family back together.
Maddox had been feeling off put for days. She was getting less and less visits from Helio in her sleep, and she didn’t know where Arnold was. To be fair, she generally felt Arnold around and therefore did not worry about him, but as of late she had been ignoring tugs of feeling and thinking it was her baby that was playing games with her. She decided there and then to find Erehwon.