“What do mean 'No thanks'? It's your destiny,” was the reply.
The response, “Don't play that destiny card with me, sonny,” came as a surprise.
"Then if you don't, - I'll tell your Mum!”
“I haven't seen her since she went out for that run last year.”
“Come with us and you might find her.”
That did the trick. The two lemmings set off towards the cliff edge.