Staring eagerly at the small test stick in her hand, she peered anxiously at the result window. The tiles on the bathroom floor felt cold and hard under her.  Ignoring the sensation that permeated through the thin pajama pants she wore, she squinted hopefully again at the small window on the test stick.  The window that would deliver her news of happiness, or disappointment.  All her hopes and dreams were resting on the appearance of a single, solid, blue line.  Time seemed to stop as she waited for three minutes to pass.  Three short moments that were proving to be an eternity in length.  Suddenly, the timer went off cutting into her thoughts, and ending her torturous wait.  Scrambling to her feet to get better light, she looked at the test stick’s tiny window with trembling hands.  There in the result window she saw….
To be continued in a later post!
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