A History of Short Words

From the New York Times Crossword Puzzle

TADA

Sun, 28 Nov '21
"VoilĂ !"
Sun, 24 Oct '21
"I did it!"
Fri, 15 Oct '21
"I did it!"
Mon, 23 Aug '21
"There! I did it!"
Wed, 7 Jul '21
Triumphant cry
Mon, 22 Feb '21
"Look what I did!"
Sat, 9 Jan '21
Finish line?