97 will ADORE you if you pay detailed attention to his interests- though finding out said interest may be a bit difficult given as he’s an awkward plushbutt about revealing them.
But really, a comment that uses a phrase from one of his favorite anime characters, or giving him a figurine that he has NOT been able to get his hands on yet, or just making sure things are set up in a way that your character remembered him saying he liked can go a long way in terms of his fondness increasing.
Many times, it’s the little things that matter most from his perspective.)
(ᅌᴗᅌ* ) whispers// by the way, I'm gonna have to! Warn you about something! (It's nothing personal I just want to make myself perfectly clear-) //you make 24 cry and I will knee you in the face// (✿◠‿◠)
*muffled how could this happen to me i made my mistakes in the background*