V: Is that poison ivy?
V: Is it banana? [Pointing to plantain leaves.]
“Daddy, take a shower. Your armpits are stinky.” – Talia, when I leaned over her to help her at breakfast.
“Mom, when I need you, I need you. And that’s a rhyme.” – Annie, at 4 am on the couch snuggling
“Hey, where did my shade go?” – Talia, walking into the sunshine, out of the shade.