MOMMY, I WANT IT NOW!!!
GIVE IT TO ME! THAT'S MINE!
SHE'S LYING! SHE DID IT FIRST!
Have you ever experienced toddler meltdown? You know, the moment when your toddler (or one you are observing) wants what they want and if they don't get it, all hell breaks loose. And after yelling at you, throwing tantrums, emotional tirades that swing from angry to hysterical, and endless wailing, we give in.
Because we can't take it anymore.
In light of our recent political antics, I was reminded of a time when this happened in the past with some really bad consequences:
“Now then, listen to their voice; however, you shall solemnly warn them and tell them of the procedure of the king who will reign over them. So, Samuel spoke all the words of the Lord to the people who had asked of him a king. He said, "This will be the procedure of the king who will reign over you: he will take your sons and place them for himself in his chariots and among his horsemen and they...