HIM: *Grumbling* ".... They told me 'don't look in the recycling ... just let it go.' And there it is ... my expensive cardboard ... that I was saving ... for no explicit reason whatsoever."
ME: "Let it go. Let it go. There's always more cardboard and there's only so much room to store it."
HIM: "I suppose you are right." *Stalks off*
CHAMP: *Eyeing the collapsed gray-blue boxes* "Can I have some? It will make a great fort."
ME: *Thinking there's always next week for recycling* Sure. I'll help.
CHAMP: *Plaintively* "Daddy bended my cardboard what I was using for my bat cave."
HIM: "What?!!! That is MY cardboard.
ME: "Well, actually ... he was the one who saved it from the recycling. ...