Five more minutes
The first thing Peri heard was best described as someone hitting her bedroom door with a rubber spatula. This was followed by, “Peri, ya awake?”, the door opening, and the flapping noise of something on flippers crossing her bedroom floor.
The next thing that happened felt roughly like a forty pound flour sack dropping on the foot of her bed.
"Hey, ya still asleep?" Frobisher asked, cocking his head.