BlackbirdNikki stepped out of the yellow cab and waited as Tommy paid the fare. It had taken an hour and a half for the cab driver to get them to the hospital, and Nikki suspected he'd taken the long way on purpose. Though it didn't really matter to him, they could afford the ridiculous fare. All Nikki wanted to do right now was make sure Mick was alright.
The other man was currently in the intensive care unit, after slipping and falling in his bathroom. Needless to say, this was the last thing Mick needed. His back problems had gotten increasingly worse over the last few months, and it was getting harder and harder each night for him to get up on stage and play. Vince had tried getting Mick to rest and take a break from touring, but Mick wouldn't have it. He was just too stubborn.
Tommy hopped out of the cab holding an old, beat-up guitar case, and ran over to Nikki, who was sulking by the entrance of the hospital. Nikki, as usual, looked absolutely miserable. His hair stuck out in all directi