She knows she’s dreaming the moment she opens her eyes. Her ceiling is intact, something they’ve been trying to achieve since they started their fixer-upper.
In the real world, the gaping hole in the roof is covered by tarp that doubles as a noisy drum in the rain. Here, it’s not just perfectly smooth. It’s decorated with vibrant koi that swim in a dreamy pond.
As she watches the gentle ripples glide over the clear surface, she plans what she can do to convince her partner to increase their budget to hire a mural painter.