The boys are watching Scooby Doo, and are begging Dad to watch a favorite episode with them. This particular episode features two ghouls chasing the Mystery Machine gang, all the while cackling and howling. The boys are enjoying imitating the scary sounds.
I am in the room and after a while, I decide to sit in Dad’s chair with him, so I sit in his lap, and put my arms around his neck.
R, to Dad — Why are you holding her? Because it’s scary?