Third teaser from Learn to Fly! Starting to get really nervous now. I hope I don't chicken out and bail on the whole thing.
“Hey,” she greeted casually, “what’s up?”
Carl strode across the room without saying anything. It was obvious from his behavior that he was looking for something. He scowled at Lenny, surveying her appearance and that of the yet to be used bed. The persistent frown on his face relaxed somewhat.
“What’s going on, Carl?” Lenny tried again, but she already knew the answer.
“I wanted to check to see if you were alright,” he lied.
“No, you wanted to see if I was alone.” Lenny corrected and the corner of her mouth pulled up into a half-smile as she shook her head. She crossed her arms and leaned against the closed door.