(Doghouse? Oh man, like I haven't been there before, lol. I am an expert at getting out of those)
He texts back having got off of work about twenty minutes early, "I will pick you up ok?" He continues with the text, "Stop worrying so much,...you're frowning." He knew her mind was in overdrive, but he didn't know if she even cared still or if she was just humoring him. The guy friend worried him, though, he didn't like competition. He wanted Madison, but he messed up and she might not even think of him anymore with this guy friend. Had she given up her virginity to him? He didn't even want to think of that right now. He needed to fix them before worrying about that stuff. His heart was beating again and he wanted to continue that.