'Miles!' Rosmerta exclaimed, giving him a pointed, but slightly amused look. 'There are things you don't do with children around. Besides, they keep the students under lock and key these days - no running around like it was in your days,' she added with a wink.
She stood back when he went into the bathroom, not failing to notice the frustrated look on his face. For some reason it annoyed her. More perhaps than it should, but Liam was the dearest person in the world to her and it was almost personally offensive that his father would not take pleasure in bathing him. She bit it back though, leaning on the door frame while giving Liam an encouraging look.
'Why don't you tell Daddy about all the things you did today?' she suggested with a smile. 'And of all the adventures you're planning.'