Cracker: I simply control my perfectly crafted masterpieces and make new ones, if the situation calls for it!
That's the power and beauty of my biscuits - saying that my strength is limitless doesn't do it justice!
The video game version is usually a Lethal Joke Character, and sometimes Difficult, but Awesome.
Sister Trope to Lethal Harmless Powers, where normally useful but inoffensive powers turn out to be able to useless at first, but eventually ascends to extreme power through hard work and/or patience.
But even the most rigid, sulky teenage boy needs hugs from Mom. Create a “hug a day” rule or something that makes it routine and normal. Finally: If you’re like me, you’ll love parenting your teenage son. Share in comments anything you would like to add, or a question, experience, or suggestion for other moms too. Here’s a more recent post about When your teenager is pulling away from you.
However at times it can feel like a crazy balancing act…Do they need more grace? Do they need space, or hugs, or advice, or WHAT!!!??? **If you have enjoyed this post, or think your friends could benefit–Please share to Facebook, Pin to Pinterest etc! (and how you might be part of the problem.) Also: a full series on the topic of parenting teen (and pre-teen) boys–see this post to find a list of related posts.
Might involve a Chekhov's Classroom on the lines of: "Sure, my only power is to control X... Might be An Aesop to make the most of what you have.