Do you have clean underwear on? [pause] Do you have any underwear on?
Why are there grapes in your bed?
For what purpose did you take cherries upstairs?
Are these raisins in this cup? How did they get here?
Is this a pile of powder on the bathroom sink? How did it get here?
When you are tired, you must pay attention to be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger.
Were you quick to hear, or quick to anger?
Did you ask your sibling to stop, or did you just start screaming?
NO! You cannot wear that to bed!
No, you cannot wear tennis shoes to church.
It’s okay to get a bandaid without telling mommy, but… how did you cut your toe with a hanger?
If you swept the floor, why are there papers, pencils, and toys on it still?
Life doesn’t have to be fair.