“Daddy, what is your favorite ball game? Like, baseball, football, you know.”
“Playing or watching? And if watching, on TV or in person?”
“Let me think.”
Now, I knew the answer to this. Of course I did. Hockey uses a puck so that leaves soccer. I know my husband. We’ve been married for over half our lives. So why was it taking him so long to answer?
“Ok, well there’s several.” What?! “Which one I like best changes. But I’d say soccer, foosball, and bocce.”
“It’s a yard game. Oh, and I love me a mean game of bingo.”
I may know my husband better than anyone else does, but he still manages to surprise me. Then again, I should have known that he’d look beyond sports when asked about ball games. Anything to catch a person off guard.