The urgency in the voice jolts me awake. That Sound usually means either a nightmare or that someone is about to puke.
It's Gunnar. I peek in the bedroom and see him silhouetted against the window, sitting up in bed.
What's up, Gunnar? You all right?
No answer. Wyatt, however is now wide awake. (Tate, HA out, sleeping blissfully.) Wyatt turns to Gunnar.
Gunnar, what do you need?
Again, no answer. I walk over to the bed. His head is on the pillow again and I kiss his forehead.
He is sound asleep.
I stumble back to my own bed, imagining the voice-over:
This had been a test of the Emergency Mom!Help! System. If this had been a real emergency...