Kari woke up suddenly. It …

1. Kari woke up suddenly. It was still dark in their city apartment, but they were certain they had heard something. A sort of wooshing, swooshing sound that sounded like the wind tearing through the forest. But there was no forest in the city. What had made that noise?
2. The room began to feel cooler and she could feel the hairs on her back begin to stand up. There was a distinct smell in the air, a sort of musky scent that caught her by surprise. Could it be him? After all these years?
3. It shouldn't be. She had been clear. Been unequivocal. She had let him know, made sure he knew, that she had absolutely no intention of ever...buying any of his noxious portfolio of badger-scented air "freshening" products.