The Rite of Passage

 

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He sat waiting at the liminal passage between “youth,” and “of age.”  His heart pounded as the middle-aged woman tallied the marks on her page.  He knew that one turn hadn’t been the greatest, but he had anticipated the threat on the side street.  Then the woman nodded, it was a pass. He was now a driver.

Padre

Weekend Writing Prompt #131 – Liminal in 57 words

FOWC with Fandango — Youth

 

 

A note to some of you American readers:  In the UK the driving exam is done on the public roadways in actual (real) traffic not in designated lanes or closed courses as in some US states.

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