Then I asked, "Have you brought the others up to speed on what's been happening?"
Claudia called for order as Fred's friends chatted with a pair of women in the last row, no doubt bringing the new arrivals up to speed.
He brought Cynthia up to speed on his meeting with Lydia after confirming there was no further word on Martha's disappearance.
Sarah brought Elisabeth up to speed about the Halloween gala and asked if she would like to help plan it.
It took most of the morning, his thermos, and Jake's pot of coffee to bring the retiring sheriff up to speed.