Amanda and Trisha
were at the coffee shop talking excitedly about their upcoming events. Trisha
talked about her booth at the Strawberry festival.
"This is the
last one," Trisha sighed, "I'll probably stick to prints and swag
with what I have, then if I travel, it's because I want to."
semi-retirement of sorts?" Amanda asked, "But you like to
"I may pick it
back up eventually," Trisha said, "but what made me realize that I
should be backing off is the fact that I won't be able to travel with you two
when you go to Vermont. You know, to keep an eye on both of you?"
Amanda felt herself
blush. "It's still a plutonic relationship at the moment. He still has
some things to work out, but to be honest, so do I."
memory thing is still bothering you?"
"Well, if it
weren't for this 'key' that people keep talking about, I would be happy to be
blissfully unaware of my past, but this really needs to be put to rest before
someone gets seriously injured."
Trisha nodded. They
both silently sipped their flavored coffee for a few minutes.
"With you and
Todd gone, I have to take over," Trisha said as if it were a matter of
Amanda gave her an
kidding!" Trisha said, "It's not like I know anything about managing
Amanda chuckled a
little, but it seemed that Trisha's sudden statement made sense.
Amanda and Trisha go
out to the coffee shop. Amanda tells Trisha about her trip and she hopes that
all goes well with Trisha's art show. Says that she's actually is going to take
over for Todd - then laughs and says she's joking.
At that moment, everything got loud. It was as if everyone started talking at
once. Trisha asks Amanda if she was okay, and it stops.