16. My bear / doll / cuddly toy keeps looking at me.
17. I’m thirsty.
18. I’m hungry.
19. I’m too hot.
20. I just need to finish this game.
21. I’m too cold.
22. I can see something sticking out of my drawer/ the closet door is open.
23. I need different pyjamas/nightie.
24. I forgot to hug the dog / cuddle the cat / say night night to the hamster.
25. You forgot to kiss and say night night to all my cuddly toys!
26. There’s a fly in the room.
27. I need another hug / kiss / cuddle.
28. My pyjamas are too small.
29. I need to ask you a question.
30. My favourite show is coming on and I need to watch it (ah the joys of Satellite TV recording, for now being able to nip this in the bud!)
31. My brother/sister has to go to bed too, I’m not going until they go.
32. I have homework, I forgot to do it.
33. I need another blanket.
34. I need to tell you I love you (getting very creative now – they know this will tug at our heart strings!).
35. I need a light on.
36. I need the light off.
37. Can you sing me another song?
38. Can you read me that book again / just one more chapter please?
39. Can you tell me another story?