And soon all the people would find Big Ones to live with, who would take care of them and have fun with them and love them, and give them the Wonderful Food. . . . [The Fuzzies] would give their love and make them happy. Later, when they learned how, they would give their help, too.
–H. Beam Piper, Little Fuzzy
Have you seen the tickled slow loris video that’s been proliferating on cute animal websites for several weeks? In the video, the loris holds its front paws up as his owner tickles his armpits.