Nightmares - Eren Jaeger x Reader
“AHHH!!” You sat up so quickly you had no time to breathe. Once you were sitting up, you were breathing a little too heavily.
Looking around you in a daze, you tried to pull yourself back to reality. You were in your room. The moonlight streamed in through the window as you slowly took back control of your breathing. Pacing your breaths, you slowed your heart rate down, slower and slower. You let your head fall to your hands and allowed a few tears to slither down your cheeks. Clenching your teeth, you fought back a heart-wrenching sob. The tears still came but you tried not to make any further noise.
You didn’t want to draw attention to yourself, not now. Not in the middle of the night. What would the Corporal say? You didn’t even want to imagine about what Levi would do to you for being weak.
Continuing to slow your breath, you lay back down on the soft comfort of your bed and stared at the ceiling. You watched the shadows dance over the roof.
So calm. So