Date: Mar 5, 2013 11:11 PM
Author: Louis Talman
Subject: Re: Would this be your daughter?
From you? Or from someone with real clout over an 18-year-old?
In the latter case, it isn't you who's doing, or not doing, the allowing,
In the former case, well, you're entitled to spend your money as you see
fit---but denying the money doesn't mean you aren't "allowing"; it means
you aren't *financing*. The two are quite different things.
Sounds to me like it isn't just your 18-year-old son who needs to grow up.
On Tue, 05 Mar 2013 20:57:40 -0700, Robert Hansen <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Mar 5, 2013, at 10:43 PM, "Louis Talman" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> If I were your 18-year-old son, I'd tell you what you could do with the
>> notion that you could "not allow" me to do >>something I'd decided to
> Maybe, but good luck on getting $200K to blow on a soft degree.:)
> Bob Hansen
--Louis A. Talman
Department of Mathematical and Computer Sciences
Metropolitan State University of Denver