Too Alone for Too Long

18 year-old Bernice, awoke restless and fought her sluggish mind to push through a thick mental fog consisting of dream fragments and confusion to recall where and even who she was. The familiar shadows of her still dim room finally materialized and the pain in her head and chest resurfaced to remind her of her illness. Feeling only barely conscience she wondered, Uh, how long have I been asleep this time? Feels like months