Melody was awake, early as usual, and was in her room, sitting at her vanity table. She didn't need much make-up, but she did rigorously take good care of her skin, religiously applying creams and whatnot.
At this point, however, she was putting on makeup, right when the building shook, and she somehow managed to both smear lipstick on her cheek and drop the cosmetic on the ground.
"Aw dammit!" she exclaimed, wiping her cheek off with a handkerchief.