Sir Percival thought about this answer for a couple of days, and still finding his inclination toward the gentle Arissa unchanged, he thought to make a clarificatory attempt, just in case the maiden did believe he had been kidding. Approaching her the next morning, Sir Percival said, "Kind Arissa, I wasn't kidding the other day. Ifay, I'd like to date you."
To which Arissa: "Oh, Perce, didn't I tell you I was busy?" To which Sir Percival: "Yeah, fair one, but I thought maybe you'd had a cancellation or something." To which Arissa: "Well, if I did have a cancellation, I wouldn't fill it up with you. Besides, what would we do?" To which Sir Percival: "We could go to dinner." To which Arissa: "Like where, ifay?"