Tim turned the device off quickly. "I didn't hear anything," Tim said, suppressing a laugh.
"I thought for sure I heard a noise. Oh well, my hearing isn't what it used to be. Are you ready to order?"
"Just a moment more," Tim said.
"When the waitress had left Janice looked at Tim and said, "Tim, this thing is driving me crazy."
"You know the safe word," he said, confident that she wouldn't use it for this.
Janice grew quiet, squirming in her chair again.