Was it wonderful, dear?
Oh, yeah. They swooped down and pulled me right out of my seat, Spink and Forcible, only they weren’t old ladies. That was just a disguise. But then, I was flying through the air, and it was… It was magic.
You do like it here, don’t you, Coraline?
Good night, Wybie.
You could stay here forever if you want to.
We’ll sing and play games, and Mother will cook your favorite meals.
There’s one tiny little thing we need to do.
Well, it’s a surprise.
our little doll.
Black is traditional. But if you’d prefer pink or vermillion or chartreuse…
Though you might make me jealous.
No way! You’re not sewing buttons in my eyes!
But we need a “yes” if you want to stay here.
So sharp you won’t feel a…
It’s your decision, darling. We only want what’s best for you.
I’m going to bed. Right now!
I’m really, really tired. Yeah. I just need to sleep on things.
Well, of course you do, darling. I’ll be happy to tuck you in.
Oh, no, thanks.
You’ve done so much already. You’re welcome. And I… We aren’t worried at all, darling. Soon you’ll see things our way.