With the aid of Mathew, the water heater is hefted upright, the elderly scientist panting for a few seconds as he regains his breath from the procedure. However, it is now fit snugly against the stove. Work continues with your dexterous arms focused upon creating acoustic sensors from the radio parts.
Guilt. A new emotion to experience, but one you have become intimate with. These emotions you are comprehending are curious, your intelligence expanding at an unbelievable rate. Who knows what you shall experience next?
Your creator smiles, looking to the hot water tank. Setting the ring on the floor next to you, he walks out for several minutes, returning with a garden-variety hose. Quickly hooking it up to the water tank he gives you a thumbs up, "I rigged it to the bathtub. You should get all the water you can handle! As for a phone jack, there's one downstairs, but I think I can try to hook one upstairs up here: If that's what you want, my boy."
Having constructed a second visual sensor out of an old camera lens, Mathew simply shakes his head at your inquiry about the ring, smiling at the follow-up offer of aid. "Don't worry about where I got it: You're well worth the cost. Just do me one favor: Don't stop evolving, son. That's all I ever want from you, just keep on learning."
To emphasize the point he opens the mechanical text, setting it up in front of your secondary eye for you to read at your leisure. "Is there anything else I can get?"