finally regained enough power over her body to open her eyes. The world was a
mix of blurred color. She felt drunk; unable to move or speak properly. A dull,
red light became prominent in her line of sight. It illuminated across the
room, giving a portentous glow.
Guardedly, she scanned around the room, gathering her bearings. The thing that caught
her eye first was the enormous machine positioned at the opposite end to where
she lay. The gentle hum she heard emitted from it. Multiple screens of red were
showing moving graphs and a multitude of numbers. A myriad of keyboards were
illuminated a fluorescent ruby in the lightless room.