In Queen of Hearts, he knocks on Ellie's door, saying he needs the rent check. He comments she was late last month, too, though Ellie responds she didn't know how to get the check to Mr. Martin since Sean used to deliver the money, but he had since moved back home with his parents. Mr. Martin asks about him, and Ellie reveals he isn't coming back. Ellie's lamp begins to flicker, and Ellie says her ferret likes to chew on electrical cords, and Mr. Martin seems surprised she has a ferret. Ellie later decides to move back in with her mother, and decides to give Mr. Martin a two weeks notice letter.