The toddlers were both tired and cranky.
Rather than featuring fantasy themes with sword-weilding characters, Mother is set in a modern-day town where characters equip bats, frying pans and slingshots to fight stray dogs, cranky old ladies and other weirder foes.
Sleepovers with friends and relatives are more fun when kids wear their Wubbzy pajamas, and a cranky toddler just might settle down for a long, cozy nap when she is wearing her special children's pajamas.
In her search, Alice encounters many strange things: a cranky caterpillar smoking a hookah, a mad hatter and a march hare having an "unbirthday" party, and a Cheshire Cat, whose smile often appears well before he does.
He's been cranky all night.
If you don't feed soon, you'll start getting cranky and I need you happy.
Oh Alex, I can't help but wonder if some day when I'm bloated and cranky, you'll wish you hadn't given up your freedom.
All of us are feeling the pressure plus you have a new baby and a cranky husband who isn't helping you a bit.
You're damn cranky today.
His cranky words echoed in her thoughts, and she smiled to herself.