phone: ring ring ring
ellie (answers phone): hello?
voice in phone: hi
ellie: who is this?
voice in phone: it’s your dad
ellie: wait.. dad? aren’t you still at home? did you go somewhere?
voice in phone/dad: i’m in my room.
ellie: why are you calling us on the phone?
voice in phone/dad: i didn’t want to get up.
voice in phone/dad: can i talk to your mom?
later, eating breakfast.
dad: i thought you would get a kick out of that.
melissa: we did… especially ellie.