Lindy maneuvered the enormous bouquet of red and silver heart-shaped balloons from her old station wagon. Wouldn’t her serious, hard-working fiancé be surprised? They’d planned to meet for dinner after he’d finished some paperwork at the office. Six months ago she would have never imagined making floral deliveries, then her company farmed out their customer service overseas.
Rather than taking the elevator she popped up the two flights without effort. The firm had already ended their business day, but the suite remained unlocked. Only a single lamp lit the reception area, as she skipped down the hall with the balloons bouncing against the walls and her head. Quietly, she turned the door knob to Brad’s office, hmm … no one there.
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