Duet

 Friends since high school, their lives have orbited and intertwined for decades.  War, marriages, children, careers; all have come and gone yet friendship remains.

Upstairs we dance the ballet.  Compressions, airway, breathing, electricity.  Three paramedics, four firefighters, and an EMT all choreographed around one person on the floor.

Downstairs a lone EMT does the real work as the curtain closes on a duet.

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