Fio is down. She had great expectations of Great Expectations, a writing contest, but her fate was the same as the characters in Dickens' Great Expectations. Despite her entry being top of the heap with the first tier judges, the final judge just gave her an honorable mention. Dang.
Can't have everything, Fio. Grow up. But that's hard for someone to do who decided when she was eight years old not to get any older.