Rules for dating a single dad
Whatever you want is OK.’ My years of counseling parents and children have shown me that in a permissive environment, kids rebel.
They rebel because they feel anger and hatred toward their parents for a lack of guidelines and limit setting.” So true.
Follow the guideline of a special education teacher we know. Family communication gets everyone involved in setting the boundaries.
They will attempt to employ every loophole, every odd circumstance, and every footnote they can.
Expect the Rule Shark to have pored over the rules — the rules.
In brief, Obnoxious Rules Lawyers manipulate the rules to give themselves advantages, Dumb Rules Lawyers will always insist on following the rules even when it's clear it won't work, while Helpful Rules Lawyers play by the rules even if that puts them at a disadvantage, and will even try to use their knowledge to help out someone else.
The Obnoxious Rules Lawyer, which is also called a "Rule Shark", is particularly annoying because they believe that because they can find a rule about something, the people in charge , they can outmaneuver everyone and get what they want.
And they'll point out exactly the proper rules that state that, no, they didn't escape the deathtrap, they died.