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21 notes from parents to their children that will make you laugh for hours.

In my 17 years as a parent, I’ve discovered one irrevocable truth: The more you ask your child to do something, the less likely they are to do it. So after hours of asking, pleading and cajoling, sometimes we have to get a little more creative…

These 21 brilliant notes parents have left for their children sum things up perfectly:

1.HOW…HARD…IS…IT?!

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2. By going Xena: Warrior Princess on their asses.

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3. Using a combination of pop culture references and a very real threat to their very existence.

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4. By getting them to use their imagination.

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5. By busting them with undeniable proof.

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6. Turning a negative into a positive.

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7. By not making things awkward AT ALL.

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8. By getting the Tooth Fairy to do all their dirty work. Nice one.

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9. By threatening their very reason for living.

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10. By getting straight to the point.

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11. By calling out their level of stupidity.

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12. Ok this one is just a bit mean.

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13. Chela clearly forgot that her parents can give but can also take away.

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14. Bet this kid didn't come home late again.

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15. That's a lot of ermmm, moisturiser...

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16. Don't mess with a mother's clean kitchen.

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17. Brian: a balding middle aged dad who is sick of being confused with a kitchen appliance.

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18. You will never hear 'Ice Ice Baby' the same way ever again.

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19. It's time to go, Keith.

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20. Julian has some anger management he's still working through with his Mum.

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21. To be fair Matthew, Ghostbusters II is pretty awesome.

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