The couples feelings as they get near home are expressed as a struggle between hope and discouragement.
Years ago students could be sent to prison if they skipped classes.
There are schools which award students iPads if they never miss a day during a school year.
In the episode narrated, there were only three people in the car.
For the author, parking in New York is an occasion of great suspense because it is always a terrible experience.
The writer believes that family life is somewhat similar to parking in New York.
The article admits there are two ways of dealing with the problem of truancy.
The novelty of fining students who play truant is shocking to most people in the USA.
Kelt Coopers proposal resulted in a debate about fining truancy in a city of the state of Connecticut.
Nowadays in LA students may be fined if they skip classes more than twice.
The couple was sad because the baby was asleep and therefore could not enjoy the beautiful sunset.
The author mocks his wifes driving skills.
Some lawyers have considered the possibility of sending parents to prison if they missed meetings with teachers.