He mentally yelled at himself to get into a better mood. A walk around town was in order, he thought. He changed into some clean clothes, then went to check his messages before he went out.
"you have TWO messages" ...
"Hi this is Kazuno, you know, from the club last night? Yea, last night was great... I was wondering if we could-" BEEP
"Hey man, this is Juka. We need you back in our band, man...there's no other drummer who can play like you-" BEEP
Karasu glared at the answering machine, then stalked out the door.