• “Dad, I’m sorry we can’t find your book. I’ll look for it later. I am sure it will turn up.”

  • “Dad, I probably misplaced the remote control myself. Don’t worry, I’ll find it.”

  • “Dad, it looks like you’re looking for something in the drawer. Can I help you?”

  • “Mom, your scarf is not in this drawer. Why don’t we take a walk and look for it later.”

  • “Let’s leave your glasses on your dresser, Mom, where we know we can both find them.”

  • “Mom, I know you’re upset you can’t find your make-up compact. Let’s go to the store and get a new color!”