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Trancy woke.  No sunlight tinged the lids of her eyes with the redness of dawn or even the paleness that indicates twilight.  Cracking her eyes against the sleep that had accumulated she tried to gain a glimpse of her surroundings.  When the stubborn lids parted there was no more information about the time of day or where she was.

“If I were in my bed,” She thought, “ Either the moonlight, sunlight or starlight would be coming through my window. If I were in my bed, I wouldn’t be holding myself motionless, as if I were waiting for something terrible to happen; Afraid to move a muscle. Afraid of… what?”

Trancy’s mind went searching as she lay in the ironically comfortable bed, her body motionless but for the barely perceptible rise and fall of her breathing, the silent closing of the eyelids in concentration.  As she wound through the patterns, smoothing out the jumble of emotions, the flashes of sight, the intuitions of the evening prior, a tear squeezed out the corner of her eye and traced swiftly down her face to lodge uncomfortably in her ear, its track burning with the heat of blood rushing to her face while leaving the area around her heart feeling cold and empty.

Trancy had left the dance hurriedly after the confrontation with Temon.  “The gall of him! Telling me that I am jealous! Me!” she spat under her breath after she was escorted out of the hall with the rest of the younger members of the community.

Outside of the hall, activities had been set up, but on a smaller scale. The Spring Festival was a celebration, after all, and while the youngest children were ushered to bed, those older than eight spans generally stayed to mingle and fraternize, dance and discuss whatever those things that were that were on the minds of people of their age.  Games of skill, friendly, or not so friendly, as the case may be, pitted singles…

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