"I need your help today, boys," I said, scurrying about, spritzing the air with Febreze and kicking shoes into the porch. "Nanny and Papa will be here in an hour."
"I need you to make your beds," I said:
"I need you to put your dirty clothes in the tall hamper and take the clean ones from the short one and put them away," I said:
"Please, boys, try to do so quietly because Daddy's not feeling well," I said: