She was reading the news. Death, war, famine, diseases. She wanted to help people but she's only one person and had no friends. Feeling helpless she wanted to give up and go. She heard a knock on her door. She opened the door. A character walked in. She made some tea for her guest and herself but the guest refused to drink. Instead he had set up a chess board on the dining table. The guest seemed to expect her to play. She sat down on the chair and moved a white pawn planning to lose as quickly as possible. She couldn't care less about a game of chess right now. She plans to open her king to lose the game as soon as possible. Her guest knocked over his king as a sign of resignation and it seemed he was disappointed for not getting any challenge. He stood up, tapped his hourglass shaking his head. The guest walked away and took his belongings from the hallway.
After a few similar visits from her mute guest she started researching his work and begun admiring him. Still she wanted to reli