Gai tapped his foot as he stood at the designated meeting place. His rival should be here by now! He’d promised they would do a challenge that morning, and it was already noon. Gai knew his friend’s inclination for being late, but at this point it was getting just plain rude. Gai frowned at the ground, spinning a few times to try and dispel energy while staying in place. He’d had such a good challenge too! It was going to be who could eat a bowl of ramen the fastest, and the loser had to buy a gift for the winner.