He woke suddenly, falling off the bed. Drenched in sweat, he gasped for air as he leaned against the wall. The image had seemed so...real this time. It had been only a night since the curse Va'lis had cast on him had taken affect, and yet it seemed an eternity... He washed his face and climbed back into the bed thinking on the figure he had seen....the words it had spoken... "soon Tucker...soon"