"Hmm, if you would like to play, why don't you ask me?""Mama said you'd be tired."
"Well, that's sort of true, since I just got home from being away. But Mama and I are also different people, and I play differently than Mama, so you and I need to figure out ways to play together that work for both of us."In his drawn-out syllables: "Weeeell, that's good, I've been wanting to find some new ways to play."
"Chris, it's great that you're back."
"It's good you're not on the other side of the world any more."