How to Negotiate with a 5-year old, J.D.

negotiationMommy: Boy, if you play with the light again, you lose points!!!!

Boy: I don’t want points.

Mommy: Okay… if you play with the light, you lose privileges.


Boy: Do I get priv-eges? Or lose priv-eges?

Mommy: Lose.


Boy: Is that a joke?

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