I phoned Charles number immediately as I was meaning to spoke to him anyway about the house—to tell him that I was going to finally pay the debt. However, I couldn’t believe the most ludicrous scenario I couldn’t quite imagine.
“Listen, Audrey. I didn’t know what to do.” He sighed in evident frustration and spoke as if he was hissing. “He came to my uncle’s office in person. I didn’t know they were that close. He found out I was going to New York and my uncle told your father we met recently so...”
“So you brought him here. God, Charles!” I shoved my hands in my hair. “You know that I ran away from him in the first place.”
“I know, but he just won’t leave me alone,” he said tightly and exhaled again. “Come on, Audrey. You’ve just got to talk to him, okay?”