The Boring Days and Awesome Nights of Roy Winklesteen:
Roy''s arms and unwound them from his waist. “I mean...I never have before. Sorry, kid. I''m just used to being on my own. You know...no one to answer to, no worrying about somebody worrying about me. You need to get home now. Your parents must be worried sick.” “No, it''s okay,” Roy assured him. “I went home— then came back, hoping you would be here. My parents don''t know anything...no one does.” “Good. You''re a good kid, Roy Winklesteen,” Bart said, as he rustled Roy''s hair.