Muriel stepped confidently onto the red carpet.
She walked steadily along its plushness.
She was nervous.
She'd done everything asked of her.
Would she be celebrating or distraught, returning along it's length?
All she could think about were the results.
Reaching the door Muriel's last thought was...
Strange choice, red carpet in a hospital corridor!
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