The Playroom: Ice Cream

Maraya Steadman '89, '90MBA | Sept. 13, 2013 | Notre Dame Magazine

Maraya Steadman / Notre Dame Magazine

My daughter and I are sitting in a restaurant. She’s 6. It’s past dinner time, closing in on 8 o’clock, and our pizza hasn’t arrived yet. I’m trying to entertain her, keep her occupied, away from the annoyance of waiting too long for your food in a crowded restaurant. I ask her, “So tell me, what was the best part your day?”

As I’m waiting for her to answer, she crinkles her nose and glares at me. She’s hungry and doesn’t want to play the game. I answer, “You know the best part of my day? Eating ice cream with you in the Dairy Queen parking lot.”

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