Carla came bouncing into the room, glowing with excitement, but halted when she saw her roommate’s face.
“What’s wrong, Jean?”
Jean sighed. “I still haven’t heard anything from the school. I guess I had my hopes set too high.”
“Awww, babe. I’m sorry.” Carla said as she hugged her. “Why don’t we go get a sundae and talk?”
“Okay. I’ll check the mail one more time on the way out.”
Carla gave Jean a puzzled look. “Don’t they announce the results online?”
Jean dove for her laptop and shrieked with joy when she read “Congratulations! You’ve been accepted to Julliard!”