Liam: Da! [pause, waiting for answer] Da!
Shannon: Dad went to work half an hour ago, Liam. Do you need something?
Liam: I needa practice my baseball!
Shannon: You do?
Liam: I needa practice my soccer!
Shannon: Okay. Your dad would love to practice those things with you when he gets home. Just remember to ask him when he gets here, okay?
Liam: I’m a STAR!