Considering how loud I was playing my music, I was surprised to hear a knock on my door. Reluctantly, I turned the music off, and headed downstairs, still nodding my head to the now gone beat. I opened the door halfway, and saw who it was. Automatically, I went to close it again, but I found a foot in the doorway. Pointedly, I opened it a bit further, and tried again. Failure the foot was still there.
Mind moving your foot just a tad? I asked with mock solemnity.
Im too shocked your maid didnt answer the door, Therese shot back expertly. Damn, who in the name of God blessed woman with any concept of wit?
Its her day off. I told the almost closed door. Shes watching her sons school play,
How kind, She commented. I could almost imagine the look of distaste I was sure she had on her face.
Hardly. If youd heard her son sing before wed be doing a favor by letting her wor