Scenario: Today, while getting dressed for church, we had our “Kool and the Gang” station playing on Pandora. Rick James’ “Give it to me baby” came on. Not sure if I should be proud or if I need to start reigning in our music selections.
K: Ooooooh! This is my jam!
Me: How? What? Um… Well…
K: Mama, did you hear that—he said “give it to me,” but you know what Mama? He should really say please! He should use his manners. If he doesn’t, he might have to go in timeout!
Me: You are correct. We can let him know that he should really use his manners next time (*under my breathe) he says, “give it to me baby!