The full moon shone in the star flecked sky over Iki Town where Tara faced quite a dilemma. Three potential partners stood before her as she knelt down.
She had to pick one.
"Only when you both have chosen each other can you truly call each other partners," added Hala.
Tara was motionless. "What if none of them like me? What if none of them want to be my friend?" She thought to herself. Her anxiety had overcome her.
Everyone was waiting silently for her choice.
Litten stared at Tara with some curiosity. It suddenly dashed up to her and jumped on her lap.
"Mrr!" Litten cried gleefully. The tiny Pokémon began to purr.
Fighting back tears of from the anxiety, Tara gently lifted the Litten and held it up above her. Silhouetted by the moon, Litten grinned; showing his sharp white teeth. Tara beamed.
"Mrawr!" Litten cried happily.
It sniffed Tara curiously.
"Ho! So little Litten has seemed to have chosen you, Tara!" said Hala, walking up with a smile on his face along with Kukui and Tif