Conversation between Frog(8) and the hubby after butting heads.
hubby: See we just compromised.
Frog: What does that mean?
hubby: Compromising means that each person gave up a little of what they wanted to come to an agreement.
Frog:Oh. Mrs. Johnston (teacher) compromises with me all the time.
and from the middle schooler
Monkey: My friends think you are cool. They just don't know how freakishly embarrassing you are.