"I just love our new apartment!" (She) was overjoyed and so was (He).
"There's just one thing I've been meaning to tell you…" (She) said.
"I don't like the sound of that," (He) replied.
"Well? What is it?" All of sudden, (He) felt cold and clammy.
"I don't think my parents will like you," (She) said, rather bluntly.
"Huh." (He) said. "Well, I don't think MY parents will like you either!"