Complete and utter joy.
In case you are not familiar with how joy is expressed by seven- and eight-year-old boys, I will inform you.
Noise. Complete and penetrating noise.
That’s how I know that SJ’s Angry Birds’ birthday party was an absolute success. After the party was over, my ears were ringing as if a plane was directly overhead.
Worth it? You would know the answer if you had ever experienced the “SJ Thank You Hug.” Picture a young boy of significant size barreling at you until his head hits your chest. All the while, he’s smiling like he just shot the Darth Maul pig out of the air. Yeah, it was worth it.
But you probably want to hear the details.