The Jamesons at Number 12, stared at the delivery notice on Helen’s phone.
“It says the package has been delivered to a secure location.”
“I looked under the bench, and even behind the trash cans,” Doug said.
Helen dialed the number on the notification, and after pressing a series of prompted buttons, she finally got a human representative on the line.
“Yes, yes,” the representative said in a thick “call-centre” accent. “Our courier has left it at Number 63. It had very strong gates and a video camera, and your instructions clearly read, ‘If not at home leave in a secure location’.”