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The Parenting Dance, Condensed Version

Child: I want control.

Parent: I cannot give you control. But I can offer you limited autonomy. Is that acceptable?

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Laughter of recognition from here.
[daughter] read this over my shoulder, and I asked her if she would be satisfied with limited autonomy. She replied, "You could also give me an allowance."
"No!"