'because' in an excuse

yonh

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Korean
Hi.

Dialog #1
A: Huh, it's ten now! Why are you late?
B: I overslept.

Dialog #2
A: Huh, it's ten now! Why are you late?
B: Because I overslept.

I wonder if B is ruder or more defensive in the dialog #2 than #1 or there are any subtle differences.

Thank you.
 
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