He was probably 8 or 9 years old, in line at the grill outside the lodge.
"Wow! Dad, 7 inches -- that's a really long hot dog, isn't it??? I mean, it's like (holding hands some distance apart)."
"Yes, son, that is really long."
"I'm going to get that! I'll bet it's the biggest hot dog I've ever seen!"
"I'm sure it is, son.... Yes, ma'am, one hot dog, one beef, and two Dr. Peppers, please."