They rattle a certain way before he opens the front door and she immediately recognizes it.
If he comes in right after she gets out of the tub, well then you can forget about her getting dressed before scooting down the stairs to greet him. Buck nekkid.
Actually, truth be told, only seconds before the jingling of his keys were heard, Mommy was chasing her down to put on a pull-up for the night.
Literally. Chasing her down.
There was laughing. Then a tantrum. Then a…the keys! Daddy’s home!
And who did she happily put on a pull-up for? Immediately?
Yep, you got it. Daddy.
Sounds about right, doesn’t it? Daddy holds the key. (or is it the other way around?)