Picture this:

Breakfast nook table, covered by a tablecloth. At opposite ends sit Roman and Beatrix. Ro finishes his lunch, leaving behind on his plate some untouched toast. Beatrix, not given to a long-distance relationship with unwanted food, grabs the tablecloth and starts to pull Roman’s plate and drink toward her. And, in less than 15 seconds, she’s got herself a toasty new friend.

Picture this: