When your cat kneads you, that is a sign of affection. Grooming is also a way you can tell that your cat has bonded with you. My cats constantly follow me and like to stay near me. Yes, even in the bathroom.
There are a few signs that you can look for to tell if your cat is bonded with you. Cats that are bonded with their owners may show signs of affection, such as purring, kneading, and rubbing against you. They may also seek out your company and follow you around the house. Cats that are bonded with their owners may also be more vocal and responsive to your commands.