Tal hums along with the Good Lovelies as she searches for a long-untouched mesh bag of tub toys.
“No time to get down —” Nia harmonizes her voice.
“Cuz we’re moving’ uuuuhp!” Thalia sticks another crab to the refrigerator door and twirls.
Cal swallows and checks to make sure their laces are tied.
You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
~Martin Luther King, Jr.