Clara turned to see a drowsy Olivia weaving as she tried to keep her feet steady as she walked. “Here, come, sit down and I will make breakfast for you.”
Olivia sat down at the kitchen table and slumped forward with her head on her arms. “I feel drugged.”
Clara poured a cup of coffee for the young woman, and Olivia drank quickly but it didn’t seem to help. “I feel drunk.”
“These potato pancakes will help.”
The piping hot stack smelled delicious and Olivia attacked them, stuffing her mouth with bite after bite. Clara quietly left the young woman to change the bedding where Adal had taken Olivia the night before, returning before the hungry woman had time to miss her.
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