She had seen the execution show before and knew what to expect from the commentators. Now, please remember that this will not kill you. The van pulled up to a large concrete building and Laura was pulled from the vehicle. Finally, after what felt like hours, the pain stopped and Laura was allowed to return to her cell. The chief execution technician had decided that this would produce the longest possible execution for her, at an estimated 19 minutes 30 seconds.
Suddenly everything began to go black. They commented on her physical appearance and informed the audience of the procedure for the hanging.