Rumic Theater
In Lieu of Thanks
Japanese Title: Orei ni kaete
Air Date: August 24, 2003

Kobato: Satsuki Yukino/Michelle Ruff
Shiratori: Michie Tomizawa/Erika Schaffer
Ukai: Roko Takisawa/Jody Jaress
Kamoshita: Masayo Kurata/Erika Weinstein
Kyuu: Wataru Takagi/Jay Klein
Kobato's Son: Asako Dodo/Barbara Goodson
Mr. Kobato: Kazunari Tanaka/Sam Regal
Watari: Megumi Uwara/Lulu Chaing
Tachi: Ikuko Tatsu/Carrie Savage
Nakagawa: Sachi Matsumoto/Karen Thompson
Housewife: Chisato Nakajima/Hunter Mackenzie Austin

Story: Mrs. Kobato finds herself in the middle of a battle between the stuck-up Mrs. Shiratori and the elderly Mrs. Ukai, who eventually bring a crab and a bird into the arguement.