Her 'little business'? Susan did her best not to scowl. Her 'little business' was now nearly six years old and was doing very well, thanks. She was actually thinking of hiring someone part-time to help with the paperwork, especially once the baby was born.
Susan didn't say any of this out loud, though, and she didn't make any angry faces.
"My business is doing just fine, thank you." Terry's statement calmed her slightly, and she returned the smile.