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Pam opened up the front door of her home for the first time in over a week. Her plants had wilted slightly in the August heat and her house smelled of stale air and a filthy litter box.
“Welcome home,” she muttered to herself as she dragged her suitcase in, a weeks worth of mail under one arm.
One of the wheels on her suitcase was stuck, which resulted in a drag mark on her carpet. Genie, her orange tabby, put in a brief appearance before running away into the house. Pam tossed the mail onto the kitchen counter and pushed the button on her answering machine. She listened through all seven hang up calls and checked the caller id.
“Damn solicitors.” She deleted them.