Alec saw the girls swooning over Shannon and felt a stab of jealousy. Girls would agree to go on a date with him, but the dates usually ended with them saying "let's stay friends." Alec was beginning to think there was something wrong with him! Shannon teased him about being a little chunky and Alec thought that might be his problem - but he didn't know how to go about fixing it! He'd just always been a little overweight! Mom said he just liked his comfort food more than Shannon.
"Hey! At least there's no dirty clothes on the floor!"
Natalie shrugged. "So? Did you call me back here for this?"
Shannon kissed her quick before he could change his mind. "No, I called you back for this," he said after he stepped back, grinning.
Michelle poured through her books and said after a short pause, "No. Nothing here..."
All of a sudden, Adam stood up and yelled, "Ah ha!" and then scurried off to work in his pajamas. Michelle sighed and began to put all the books away.
Michelle stared at Adam and cocked her head, studying him. His eyes seemed glazed. "Adam... are you okay Do you feel feverish?"
Adam's head snapped towards her and he avoided eye contact. "No, no. I'm fine. I was just thinking about the master plan..."
Michelle was confused. "What master plan?"
Adam just tented his fingers and brought them to his face with that gleam in his eye. "Exactly... what is the master plan..." he said under his breath. "Hmmm...."