She Made Her Own Nest In The Snow And Lie Tired, Trembling Like A Moving Skeleton…
She had been walking for days, her supplies dwindling with every step. The snow was coming down harder now, obscuring her vision and making the path treacherous. She had been trying to follow the tracks of a group of travelers, but they had disappeared hours ago. Now she was lost, alone, and desperately cold.
As she stumbled through the snow, she could feel her strength ebbing away. Her limbs felt heavy and uncooperative, and her breath came in ragged gasps. She knew that she needed to find shelter soon, but she couldn’t see anything in the swirling snow.
Finally, she stumbled upon a small hollow in the snow. It was protected from the wind, and it looked like it could provide some shelter from the storm. She crawled inside, curling up into a ball and pulling her coat tightly around her. She was so cold that her teeth were chattering, and she could feel her body trembling uncontrollably.
She lay there for what felt like hours, her mind drifting in and out of consciousness. At one point, she heard a faint scratching sound outside the hollow, and she tensed up, thinking it might be some kind of animal. But the noise stopped, and she relaxed a little.
As the storm raged on, she began to feel her body temperature dropping. She knew that she needed to do something to stay warm, but she didn’t have any firewood or anything else to burn. So she began to move her arms and legs, trying to generate some heat through exercise.
At first, it felt impossible. Her muscles were so weak that even the smallest movements were a struggle. But she persisted, gritting her teeth and forcing herself to keep moving. Gradually, she began to feel a little warmer, and she realized that the movement was also helping to keep her mind focused and alert.
As the hours passed, she continued to exercise, taking breaks when she needed to catch her breath. She thought about the people she had left behind, wondering if they were looking for her, or if they had given up hope. She thought about the life she had led before this, and about the dreams she had once held dear. She wondered if she would ever get a chance to pursue those dreams again.