This was my submission for last week's 55 Word Challenge on Wednesday. Congrats to my fellow HMs @awrenwriting and @PurpleQueenNL and Winner @JessicaMaybury.
Lizzie took a deep breath and adjusted the pale pink glasses sitting atop the bridge of her nose. She looked at the crowds walking like robots past her, dressed in black and dripping with the ooze of societal conformity, and began to push her way opposite them. Her destiny would be decided by her alone.