Focus so easily fractures.
At day’s end, near midnight, I’m reading The Attentive Life when it seems like the chair beneath me … shifts.
I shrug, only to drop the book at the next eerie movement—a sinking, sickish feeling, like taking a dip in the road too fast.
Then … nothing.
Another lurch, followed by shudders. It feels like an alpine chairlift revving away from the platform. Electricity zings in my shinbones, gooses my spine.
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