Nanami the Kitten: [nuzzling Nobu the cat’s belly] Got milk?
Nobu the Cat: Dude! WTF?!
Nanami the Kitten: [persistently] Got milk???
Nobu the Cat: [resignedly flopping on his side ] Whatever.
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Heartichoke to Nanami the Kitten: Hey, where did all your whiskers go? Why don’t you have any whiskers? Nobu! Did you chew off all the kitten’s whiskers?
Nobu the Cat: [crickets]
Heartichoke to Nobu the Cat: Don’t you make the ajapa face at me, mister.
Nobu the Cat: [ crickets]