Latonia Boyd (3rd)

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I'm Alex faced with a dilemma. I have made promises to both my wife and my son during the same time frame. I am torn between trying to satisfy both of their wants and needs from me. I feel guilty because I have allowed my job to keep me from spending quality time with both of them. (pg. 93 & 94)

D: Not go with Davey on the Boy Scout's overnight hike.
D': Go with Davey on the Boy Scout's overnight hiking trip.
B: Take Julie out for the weekend
C: Keep from disappointing Davey
A: Ensure that my home is happy
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In order to Ensure that my home is happy I must Take Julie out for the weekend and in order to Take Julie out for the weekend I must Not go with Davey on the Boy Scout's overnight hike.. But, in order to Ensure that my home is happy I must also Keep from disappointing Davey and in order to Keep from disappointing Davey I must Go with Davey on the Boy Scout's overnight hiking trip.. I can't both Not go with Davey on the Boy Scout's overnight hike. and Go with Davey on the Boy Scout's overnight hiking trip..
RelationAssumption(s)Injection(s)
D-D'my wife has to be able to trust me.
I must keep my commitment to Davey.
Go on the hiking trip one night and take Julie out the next night.
B-DI can't disappoint her again.
I'm trying to save my marriage.
Explain to Julie about the importance of supporting Davey.
C-D'I can't lie to Davey.
I need to support Davey.
Explain to Davey about the importance of having to make sacrifices in life.