What parent of a daughter does not have a dance recital story? Who among us has not endured hours of dance classes for the single hope of taking a picture of our little girl in a tutu? Which one of us, like Jimmy Kimmel, has been informed by our daughter right before her dance recital, that she will not be dancing? We all have.
Of course, his entire family came so he had to bring his infant son along.
Of course, his daughter was one of the last numbers of the night.
Of course, she refused to dance and followed through on that promise.
Of course, that’s how it goes. But honestly, the story is far better than if she just went through the motions.