Since I had just spent almost a week by my father's bedside in the hospital and then nursing home, this idea came quickly to mind.
What I was going for was the lady looking at the pretty mountain view outside the hospital window, and longing to be out of the boring hospital setting. But, I thought this made a rather boring quilt.
Pamela suggested that bored people typically have slumped posture, supporting their head in their hands. The setting needs more clues to reveal that it is a hospital room, not just a bedroom.
Back to the drawing board. Here was my second attempt.