Or nothing. And more.
With her new awareness she sensed sounds, smells. I have a nose. I have ears. Too much, too rapidly, the changes confused her. She felt both much bigger and much smaller. She began to miss the darkness, long for it, wish it had won. Unintentionally, she closed her eyes and the darkness returned. A smile formed on her face.
I have a mouth.
She sensed knowledge locked inside her and heard the voice, familiar and soothing, confirming the thought.
“All the answers lay within you.”
Inside. Outside. Before. After. Between. Eyes. Anger. All the answers inside.
She wondered if she really heard someone.