An ear-peircing scream echoed throughout the halls of Canterlot General Hospital, lasting for almost a full minute before falling into silence once more. It was not an especially big place, so the sound was heard pretty much everywhere within their walls. Sunset, standing outside one door in particular, bore a look of great concern as she peered through the tiny window of that opening. Her friends were with her, with several pacing up and down in a clear display of worry. Fluttershy especially was rocking back and forth while sitting on the ground, while Applejack was doing her best to comfort her. As for Twilight, formerly of Crystal Prep, she was taking many nervous breaths, before, at last, breaking the silence.
"How...how is she?"
Turning from the window, Sunset sighed before looking to her friend.
"About as well as can be expected, given the circumstances. That is one stubborn baby."
Hesitantly, Twilight turned to the window herself, cautiously taking a step towards it before sile