Don’t Make Demands

I’m at it again. It is nearly impossible to resist sharing an old saying or two. “It’s my way or the highway.” “Do it or else.” Oh well, the temptation is just too much. “If you don’t, you’ll be sorry.” “You are going to get exactly what you deserve.” Maybe I should have just cut to the chase with, “Don’t threaten.” After all, making threats is what demands and one-sided conditions really are. …