There was no response on his part.
Enter Hannah. She is a bit annoyed that she doesn't get to play with counting bears and must work on subtraction flashcards instead. Oh, those growing pains! Finding an opportunity to revert back to easier concepts and show off her knowledge, she made a pattern for Abby.
It went something like this:
Red, red, purple, yellow, yellow, yellow, green, blue, purple, purple, red, yellow, orange, green.
"Okay, Abby. What color comes next?"