These are what we call the 'YMMV items.' Things that some people find in this work. We call them 'your mileage might vary' because not everyone sees these things in the same way. This starts discussions in the trope lists, a thing we don't want. Please use the discussion page if you'd like to discuss any of these items.
Distaff Counterpart: To Calvin and Hobbes, according to some comments on Go Comics.com. Personality-wise, Hobbes and Marigold share an endearing sense of kindness mixed with playfulness and a healthy appreciation of themselves. That said, Marigold Heavenly Nostrils can allow herself to be seen and admired by humans, whereas Hobbes appears to be purely a figment of Calvin's imagination. And Phoebe isn't nearly as menacing or as bad in school as Calvin