Because when the Peril is your husband, even when he’s trying to compliment you, things can get…well, let’s say unorthodox.
[SCENE: Helen and Kai are talking to each other near where the Peril is working, and the Peril decides an observation needs to be made.]
PERIL: Kai, you do realize, I hope, that your mother is one of the cutest women alive?
[Kai laughs, Helen rolls her eyes, and then something undeniably true occurs to the Peril]
PERIL: And as a matter of fact, she’s cuter than most of the dead ones, too…