The door laughs at me.
My hand trembles all the way to the icy, metallic knob.
My own laziness teases me.
I should’ve studied longer. Harder.
Do I know all the lines? Lyrics? Dance steps?
Break a leg.”
[TABLE OF CONTENTS, LHS CLASS OF 2013 EDITION]
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