“Lady, I don’t want to alarm you, but I think something is under there.”
“Ohmigosh! Look! There IS something under there! But what could it be? Stay calm. I’ll figure it out.”
“Can I walk on it? Yep.”
“Can I poke at it? Sure can.”
“What… is… it?”
“I know! I’ll be brave. I’ll stick my head under there and get a good look.”
“Oh. Nevermind. It’s just Cooper.”
Incidentally, throughout her whole exploration, Cooper never even twitched… even when she pounced on him.