How To Stop A Kitten From Meowing All Night?

“You don’t have to be quiet,” I said. “I’m not going anywhere.”

He gave me a look full of confusion and resentment, but he didn’t try it again for the rest of the night. He did get up one more time in the middle of the night, at least once that I could hear him, but then he settled down without making a sound after a minute or two.