September 29. I entered Button’s room (it’s really become Button’s room) singing-
“My Button lies over the ocean, My Button lies over the sea, My Button lies over the ocean, Oh bring back my Button to me…”
“I am right here. Who said I’m over the ocean and over the sea?
“That’s the way this song goes, Button. I am merely singing a song for you.”
“Oh. That’s nice.”
I sang the song again dancing the waltz with Button in my arms and felt as if heaven had come down to earth…