When almost all of the neighbors on the block had small children, many of them continually asked me to babysit. Requests for my services abounded.
At my mother”s college graduation, the ceremon was opened with an invocation.
I showed timidity when I met President Barack Obama beause he is such an influential and intelligent world leader, I was awestruck.
I used subtlety when I asked my dad for a raise because I wanted him to see for himself that it was a good idea.