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Missing 13-year-old Jayme Closs found alive in Wisconsin

"And I just shut myself totally down. I thought today was going to be the day, and then I find out two hours later that she’s found and I just cannot believe this."

Two hours later was just "now"?

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    No, it was in the past, she the talker just switched to so-called narrative present. We sometimes use the present tense to speak of past events. – CowperKettle Jan 11 at 5:53
  • @CowperKettle That excellent comment would make an even better answer! – Tashus Jan 11 at 15:43
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No, it was in the past, the talker just switched to so-called narrative present. We sometimes use the present tense to speak of past events.

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