"Wait. You mean you're not after my tunnels?"
"The name's Kuchimba. Sorry about before. We golden moles are... a little territorial."
"Why don't I make up for my unwarranted hostilty and help you get home?"
"I don't, but I do have ears, so I heard that. I can also smell and fell all the vibrations in the ground - that's how I get my way around the dark."
"There's nothing scary about the dark."