“I know, I know. I’ve been trying to do just that, but no such luck.”
“How could you be so careless – waiting until the last minute?!”
“Don’t blame me. After all you could have helped too, you know.”
“I was working all night - as usual.”
Let’s not fight. We have to work together to get this done before our friends arrive.”
“Look at this! We finally caught some mice.”
“Whew, just enough. That’s one each for Fluffy, Whiskers, Tigger, and Kitty.