She woke up to the sound of her phone ringing, dazed and tasted the smell of her drinks the night before in her breath. She pierced her eyes to see who was calling, pressed the accept button under Kelsey's beautiful face.
"Hey girl ... Happy New Year!!" her usual cheerful voice greeted her, then her dazzling morning look was visible on her screen.
"Hey babe, Happy New Year!" her hoarse voice surprised herself.
"Whoa ... you looked like you had a pretty good night," Kelsey laughed. She was descending some stairs outside an unfamiliar house.
"Where are you?" Julie wiped her eyes and yawned.
"I had to crash at a friend's house last night 'cause ... well ... you know," she pressed her car alarm, Julie heard the tweet.