February 19, 2008:
Spend your daughter's savings to impress your new girlfriend. It's temporary, you'll put it back. But you don't ask, and that has consequences.
First, you have to admit your daughter has a point when she says she's more mature than you, and should be making the household decisions.
Second, you have to submit with good grace when your brother in law, prison guard bully from hell, lays down the law.