A Heart for Daddy

The setting:

3yo and I are at her swim class. I am sitting on a bench with all the other parents, three rows away from the pool. It is crowded and I am peeking at my 3yo between a mess of other Mommies and Daddies.

I spot her looking around for me. Then she sees me. Her face lights up with a precious smile. Then she curls her fingers, holds them up, and makes a heart sign for me.

Awww…