Chapter One: Save SamYou've Got Mail
"HELLO? ANYBODY UP THERE?"
Gaia had just stepped out of the shower when she heard the voice floating up the stairs to greet her. She wrapped a too-small towel around herself, went to the landing, and leaned into the stairwell. It was a familiar voice, but not one she expected to hear before eight o'clock in the morning.
"Um...what the hell are you doing here?"
She heard him laugh under his breath. "Just fine, thanks, and you?"
At the sound of his voice, a minute ray of happiness filtered down into the blackness of her mood. She...