oh daddy.

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.

ellie: okay?

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.