I’ve found just that right position.
The covers are up just so.
My pillow is at the perfect angle.
And I close my eyes and allow my mind to drift…
I let my breathing slow.
I feel my heart do so, too.
I let go of that last bit of tension.
My mind has stopped processing at warp speed…
My focus seems fuzzy.
Darkness is descending nicely.
And then there is the shock
Of nine pounds of black fur and purr pouncing…
I jolt and stiffen for a moment.
She circles once kneading my feet.
Into a black fur ball of warmth.
Once again darkness descends nicely on me…