[SFX: beep. Phone message]
CLAIRE: Hey Jude, just leaving my mom’s, glad I had a change of clothes stashed there because I think if I kept smelling smoke on me I’d just… lose it. Give me a call if you can. Hope Owen’s doing ok… um… yeah, just… yeah, call me. [SFX: text tone] Oh. Uh… I got a text from Owen, but there’s nothing in it. That’s… weird. [SFX: text tone] And another one. [SFX: text tone] And another, what the- [SFX: text tone] Jude, this is a picture of you leaving the hospital. I… I don’t think Owen sent this. [SFX: text tone] Jude, this is a picture of you leaving the hospital. It’s… I think it’s a live photo. I don’t know, there’s… a shadow? A person? I can’t tell. But something was behind you for… just a few frames. I don’t know. [deep breath] Shit. Jude, call me.
ALEX: The final season of Parkdale Haunt arrives September 26th, wherever podcasts are found.