Sarah, you are absolutely correct. Also, shut up, because she's SUCH a good squirrel and they totally should have made it work somehow.
WEIRDER THINGS HAVE HAPPENED IN MYTHOLOGY AND THEY HAD A MERLIN DARN IT
Anyway, sorry for The Sword In The Stone spoilers. I know most people would say "that movie is over fifty years old, what are you apologizing for", but being fifty years old doesn't mean everyone's seen it, darn it. That logic is flawed.
Being as horrifically evil as I am, however, I went ahead with referencing it, because this is actually an important moment, and if anything is going to randomly cause two people to bond (or become the greatest of enemies) naturally, it's opinions about pop culture.