If it’s not always fair…

Soon after they master Momma and Dadda, it seems toddlers learn to say, “It’s not fair,” especially around bed time. All kids feel they are struggling against an unfair universe that expects them to go to school; take baths; and play by the rules set by teachers, parents and the kid next door. It’s just not fair.

Full text available to premium subscribers only. Log in or Create an account.

Once you've created an account, you will be given a free 30-day subscription to the site where you can view all content unrestricted. After 30 days, you can extend your account by purchasing a subscription.

If you are already a print subscriber, click here to give us your contact information, and we will confirm your active subscription and give you a password to access the website.