Karen’s strength returns with her determination to find Pegasus. She hurries from the school bus to change clothes before going to look for him.
Scene 17: Karen Races From the School Bus
The lowering sun touched the Pacific’s horizon, as she scurried from Mr. Hinton’s bus to her door.
She hurried to change out of her school clothes. From her closet, she pulled her lucky pink overalls and white crew neck top. These were the clothes for today. Nothing else would do.
After easing her paralyzed left arm into the sleeve of her red jacket, she slid her right into the other arm looked into her mirror.
That will do. The pink and red don’t clash. They’re fine together. Everything is complementary, today. Everything is in harmony.
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