A loud sneeze resonated throughout the apartment as Heidi entered. “Oh no, Rosie, are you coming down with another cold?”
Rosilie honked her nose loudly into her handkerchief. “More like round three of the same one. I’d do anything to make it go away, I had to postpone my presentation, but the boss said If I don’t do it Monday, I’m off the list.”
“Anything, you say?” asked Heidi with a grin. “I do know of one sure-fire way to ditch a cold in two days.”
Rosilie smiled wanly up at her friend and roommate. “Anything. This promotion’s in the bag, if I can just not be sick Monday.”
“C’mon, then. Let’s go to the mall!” chirped Heidi, grabbing her friend and pulling her off the couch.
“Like this?” fretted Rosilie.
“Won’t be like that for long.”
Rosilie tried to tug her hand away. “Oh no. You want t