Juliet had watched all day as each woman went through the door that only unlocked itself on Leap Day.
Some came back smiling, while others would come back through the door crying.
Now it was her turn, and Glenn was waiting on the other side.
“Yes” was the word she heard when she proposed, but Juliet never came back through the door.
People waited for her, and there was still no sign of her four years later.
The two women married each other. Juliet had stayed so she could rest in peace with her beloved Glenn.
Written in response to the Beyond The Door challenge set by Sue Vincent at Daily Echo and the Writespiration #81:’ When Something’s Not What It Seems’ challenge set by Sacha Black.
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