INTERVIEW: a meeting at which information is obtained from a person
Why do we celebrate Father’s Day?
Son (5½): Cause it’s like having an extra birthday for grown ups.
Daughter (3): Because I like it!
What kind of present do you think Daddy wants for Father’s Day?
Son: A book. Like, some sort of Encyclopedia Britannica kind of book.
Daughter: Some paper.
What are some of the things Daddy does for our family?
Son: He plays with us. Also, he fixes stuff and vacuums the floor sometimes.
Daughter: He reads books and tells us lizard stories. He gives us back rubs.
Me: How is your dad different from other dads?
Son: He lives in our house.
Daughter: His talking.
How much does Daddy love you?
Son: As much as 90 giraffes in a row.
Daughter: So much!
How much do you love Daddy?
Son: Half as big as the earth.
Daughter: Every night.
What is your favorite thing to do with Daddy?
Son: Playing with him and making stuff with him.
Daughter: Play animals.
What is Daddy’s favorite thing to do with you?
Son: I think it is to race me and going somewhere with me.
Daughter: Hug me.
What is the best thing about Daddy?
Son: The best thing is that he loves me so much.
Daughter: Jumping. And flying.
Anything else you want to tell me about Daddy?
Son: He does not like when I set my alarm for the middle of the night and sleep through it because it wakes him up completely.
Daughter: He’s in the living room.