Now you understand. It is time to move on.
The colours surrounding them subdued. By degrees it appeared as if the light in the room slowly diminished. Silently the window shutters slowly opened, revealing different scenes to each of them. To one, a vast sunlit bay. To another, mountains; or streams; or a city at night; or children playing.
The door clicked and gently opened slightly. A sliver of bright light shone through it.
Tracey suddenly felt very frightened.
"Wait! Will we remember any of this?"
She was too terrified to ask the question she really wanted to ask.