"We've given it a great deal of thought and we decided we're going to give in to everything you want at all times."
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Violence as a Management Tool
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"As long as you're Grant, get me a 7-Up."
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"You'll have to excuse my wife. She's a bit of a control freak."
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"You ungrateful little beast! How dare you accuse me of being an overbearing stage mother! Go to your room and stay there!"
Tags:play house, playing house, imitate, imitates, imitating, imitation, imitations, stage mother, stage mothers, stage parent, stage parents, overbearing, bossy, doll, dolls, abuse, abused child, abused children, bad parent, bad parents, bad parenting, parenting, copy, copies, copying, stage mom, stage moms, stage mum, stage mums, actress, actresses, child actor, child actors, child actress, child actresses, robbed of childhood
"....you there, start playing! Now! Yes, great, keep playing! Now you! Yes, you! The oboe! Go! Now! Great!"
"I think it might help us to understand one another better if you waited on me hand and foot for a while."
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"God, when did you turn into my mother?"
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Overly Interactive TV
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"My last dog always too a right there."
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"He likes it."
Tags:parents, parent, parenting, parenthood, child, kid, kids, toddler, toddlers, childhood, executive, executives, boss, bosses, the boss, play, playing, career, careers, career options, career planning, bossy boots, officious, entitled, entitlement, baby, babies, business executive, business executives, pretend play, bossy, controlling, terrible twos, terrible 2s
"Kaitlin's house, and not by way of the airport."
"Deploy countermeasures, for crying out loud! Oy, you're just like your father but lazier."
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"Rick, here, is totally passive, and you always have to be in control, so I thought you might like each other."
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"Take me home now!"
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"I said you're in my light."
"We've been thinking a lot about what we want to do with your life."
"My boss is always telling me what to do."