Why Is This Little Girl Smiling at a Bright Computer Screen? Daddy Is Reading Her a Bedtime Story From Half a World Away.

When it’s time for a bedtime story, who does your kid call: mom or dad? For this little one, it had to be dad – but there was a problem. He was deployed half a world away with the military. What to do? Mom figured it out.

When it’s time for a bedtime story, who does your kid call: mom or dad? For this little one, it had to be dad – but there was a problem. He was deployed half a world away with the military. What to do? Well, Mom figured it out and gave her (and the world) this adorably touching video. As this two-year-old stares transfixed at a computer screen, it’s not for any mindnumbing web addiction or Baby Einstein. It’s for daddy’s nightly reading of Farmer Mickey. Watch as her face lights up and she interacts non-stop with daddy telling the story, who, even in recorded form, clearly loves his little girl. Click play on the video below.