She had no want for pictures at all, but she let me take a few before she went in.
No teeth smiles, because that of course would show "happiness".
Their was a hint of a smile on stage.
After the show in the car on the way home I took a few more, to which she responded,
"seriously, mom, in the car too?".
Deep down I tell myself she will thank me one day.
At our church in Texas once there was a sermon on finding what makes your child "tick", I'm not going to say ballet is it, but she has not said an absolute NO for next year.
I'll take what I can get.