“Is that Janice Perkins?”
“Yes it is. Who’s calling? Whatever you’re selling I’m not interested.”
“Janice Perkins of 23 Valley Road, date of birth the 29th October 1967?
“How did you…? What do you want?”
“No need to be alarmed Mrs. Perkins this is just a courtesy call. My name is Fiona and I’m calling from the Grim Reapers office. He’s just been in touch to say that he’s running a little late, his last assignment was not as straightforward as he was expecting. He asked me to let you know he won’t be getting to you until about four.”
Day 7 of my Drabble Project (100 x 100 word stories in the month of October.
This is story number 21.