“I don’t want to talk about it,” Elizabeth mumbled, staring down at the bag of gumdrops in her lap that told him everything that he needed to know.
“There’s nothing to talk about,” Jason said, sounding bored as he absently shifted Mikey over his shoulder.
“Good,” his baby girl said after a slight hesitation.
“Since I’m no longer needed here, I’d really like to go join the others for that lovely stroll around the baseball fields,” Mikey said, making his lips twitch as he stood up and extended his hand towards his baby girl.
“Let’s go,” he said, wiggling his fingers pointedly until she reached over and slipped her small hand into his.