Keith knew it was common knowledge for the body temperature to drop during sleep; however, when he woke up to shivering limbs and chattering teeth, he figured this was different.
When he sat up and had to blink back dizziness stemmed from a splitting headache, he all but confirmed the worst: he was sick.
But, time didn’t stop for illness, so he pried himself off his bed and dressed for the day. Twice he was forced to stop when his vision began to swim, but he would brace himself against a wall and take in slow, measured breaths until he could see and think clearly.
While slipping into his jacket, he stepped out of the room and bumped into Lance.