"What are you talking about?" Dem and Less asked in unison.
"I'm just trying to help. I'm new in town; I don't wanna do anything to you." Dem added.
Lessie knelt next to Zach and put her hand on him -his furry little head was just about the size of her palm. "It's okay, Zach, just explain." She had always been good at soothing people and calming them down.