The carhop expertly placed the tray over the open window of the car.
"Anything else?" she asked with a smile.
"No, Miss, this is perfect!" the young man beamed. As the girl skated away he handed a frosty mug to his wife.
"Thanks, Jack," the woman beside him replied before taking a big swallow of the cold, frothy liquid. "Mmmm…"
"Ma-ma-ma-ma!" called the small, blonde-haired girl from the back seat.
"Oh goody, she’s awake!" the young mother exclaimed in anticipation.
As her husband lifted their year-old daughter into his lap, Barbara prepared to introduce her little girl to root beer.