August 15, 2015
Sleep isn't important in this world. Eventually it's become impossible to fall asleep. He misses the comforting sensation of drifting off, and of waking up with soft light through the curtains. At first it was exciting, sure. Rebellious, even. No need for sleep! Who needs sleep? We can be awake at literally all times now. But as with everything that is relentless, being awake got tiring, and people have become sad and desperate. He yearns for an off switch. Or another world where sleep is possible. He needs to pause. He appreciates the importance of pausing now more than ever.