Tangled

The wires near the socket by her bed were tangled again. Every few days she would painstakingly untangle them, threading the thin black cords until they separated from each other and she could lay them neatly side by side in coiled nests. But by the time she came home and threw her coat on the bed they were somehow tangled again, and it was several days before she could work up the energy to untangle them.

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