me: close your eyes, open your palm
(with friend 1)
f1: no, i won't.
me: if you don't, you won't get something. open your palm.
f1: okay (opens palm)
me: now close your eyes
me: come on!!!
me: see, that wasn't so bad after all, wasn't it?
(with friend 2)
me: just do it!
f2: no i won't!
me: oh come on!
f2: first tell me why
me: if you don't close your eyes and open your palm i won't give you something.
f2: no i won't.
me: alright, then i'm not giving it to you.
me: seriously, i won't! (*walks away*)
i wonder what friend 2 was thinking. she just missed some fruit flavoured candy :)
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