Why?I’m afraid of the dark.
What are you afraid of?
mummble ... is only Gregor and me, and that’s just not doing much. A grown up needs to stay with us.
20 minutes later, since Gregor has gotten out of bed for the 5,962.5 time
“Mama, both of my giraffes are allergic to the dark. They need a grown up to stay with them.”