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“Case, I’m telling you...” Instead of Graig, Adam Pallas took up the door way. “Adam. I’m sorry.”
“You look like someone took away your birthday.” Adam stalked towards her in three strides. “Case got under your skin?”
“I was just thinking,” she lied.
“I’ve got it.” His whole demeanor changed. A sparkle lit his eyes and the same old boyish grin spread across his lips. “You’re finally going on that date I’ve been asking you for since I started here.”
“And that’s another no.” His shoulders sank, but the glimmer in his eye didn’t. “Three years. You’ve got a streak going.” He winked. “See you in the cafeteria.”