Lois nodded, resting her chin in her hand, almost looking glum. "I know. I thought we'd covered everything. I thought I was... adjusted. But the dynamics are so complicated. I think I rushed into things."
She looked up, realizing Didi hadn't started to eat either, and straightened a little. She started cutting into her food. "You said this was one of the best waffle houses, right? Don't let my complicated life stop you from enjoying your food," she said with a small smile.