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Father's Day by Lulu
Wednesday - 6:30 pm
Leo McGarry is busy at his desk reading through files regarding the
health care crisis in the United States. There is a short rap on his
open door. As Leo looks up he sees the familiar face of Mallory, his
"Do they just let you walk around these halls?" he asks her
"I'm the darling of the secret service. I don't give
problems, unlike some of your senior staff members." There's
of sadness in her eyes he's seen before in her mother's eyes.
just looking for someone to eat dinner with."
"And Sam was busy?" he asks thinking he may be the cause of
"Sam's still in the doghouse, actually I was looking for you.
thought we might have dinner and make some plans for this
"What's this weekend?" feeling a swell of panic that he
again forgotten a birthday.
"Father's Day! I thought we could do something together."
He looked at all of the files he needed to read before his briefing
in the morning, then he looked into Mallory's eyes. He had been
cause of so much sadness to her, tonight he couldn't add to that.
"Chinese or Italian?"