The farmer was not impressed. “Well,” he said, “if that’s the way your company does business, you can cancel the insurance on my wife!”
In church relations, marriages, and work, one area I see as being problematic is that of unrealized expectations. I pondered that reality one day, as I notice the word “ask” is used over 750 times in scripture.
This reality implies communication, clarification, and understanding. Those are good things to seek going into or staying in—a relationship.
Want realistic expectations? Start by asking.