my musician wakes me
stirs my soul
and makes me whole
The flower is lifted from view as the lid opens. The Doctor and the Demon both come into view, smiling warmly.
"Welcome back, Child." Says the horned one.
"Don't try and move yet, Qli. It will take a while to restart your systems."
The Doctor lays the flower on my chest..the petals are soft..the aroma is heady and sweet. It reminds me of Tanglewood..Darkling's garden. I feel something soft rubbing against my feet and a loud purring. I see the tip of a crimson tail curving at the edge of my vision.