A Cold Sweat

“When the dreams begin, it is already too late.” —Emissary of the Nine


To wake up suddenly from a nightmare in a cold sweat

Cold sweat or diaphoresis, excessive sweating commonly associated with shock and other medical emergency conditions

  • It comes from the body’s response to stress, called the fight or flight response
  • A state of sweating induced by fear, nervousness, or illness
  • Shock or sweating and feeling cold at the same time because of fear

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