Lois was working on another article. She rubbed at her eyes and glanced around at the boxes littering her bedroom. She'd been distracted of late, and her boss had noticed. So had others. But she tried to focus her concentration. She could write this.
When the doorbell rang, it ruined any hopes of finishing the article tonight. She gave a small sigh and closed her laptop, moving through the small apartment to answer the door.
She wasn't sure who she'd been expecting, but it wasn't Death. "Didi?" Lois said with a very pleasantly surprised smile. "What are you doing here?"