Kuro looked down at him and shrugged. "No, I didn't" he lied "and even if I did, I wouldn't be able to read it anyway. I was never taught." He had grown used to lying since he had to lie about many things to stay alive. He didn't usually like lying to other nekos, but he didn't want Jake to think he was nosy.
"How do you hide so well" he asked after a second "you must be really good to have gotten an apartment and phone. If I even look at someone I get kicked or yelled at."