Something crashed outside loudly and the hefty wind rattled her window as well. It lit up with flashes and the sound of thunder rolled in a few seconds later. This was followed by a scream that was soon lost in the patter of rain.
She cracked one eye open.
It sounds like the world’s ending, she thought.
She was already cozy in bed and half-asleep. She had a big day tomorrow.
Little did she know there would be no tomorrow.