THE READING ROOM
WHEN ETHAN’S CAB PULLED UP to the entrance of The Grove, Milo came out the front doors to greet him. “Here’s your new room key, Mr. Parker. 108, on the first floor.” It was an accessible room, so moving around would be a little easier to manage with the crutches. The lodge would take care of transferring Ethan’s baggage later that evening. “Just let the front desk know when you would like them to pick it up,” Milo said.
“Oh,” said Ethan, a bit surprised because he hadn’t yet told The Grove about his change of plans.
He must have looked confused because Milo explained. “We had an inkling you were going to need a new room when ...