Remember Corki? Really, now ... Who could forget the most annoying little twit ever to grace not one but four quests in Nagrand
during The Burning Crusade
? There really aren't many NPCs that can set my teeth on edge like Corki could, but Li Li Stormstout sure is making a run for the title. I know she's supposed to be loosely modeled on an actual little girl
(the daughter of Blizzard Senior Writer Micky Neilson, also the author of the graphic novel about her), and yeah, I'm a mom with a little girl of about that age, but this little flibbertigibbet drives me batty -- which has done nothing to put me in any decent frame of mind to deal with Dook Ookem, Chief Kah Kah and their ilk, now that I'm running up my team Horde-side.
I know, I know, many of you love those little bundles of comic relief. Maybe I'm just "lazy and old," as Li Li might claim. I'm all pumped up and ready for war, though, and I hate being sidetracked by these knuckleheads. I guess I could try leapfrogging the storylines I don't care for, but it's part of my storyline. I don't wanna skip anything!
Commiserate with me. I know plenty of you are agonizing over more important matters, grinding your gears over Garrosh
while I'm merely fretting about a little girl and bunch of monkeys. So tell me, what characters in Mists
grate on your last nerve -- and what are you doing to mitigate the pain?