He looked at me to see my reaction. I wanted to laugh out loud! But I had to take him and his request seriously. He is using techniques I have used on him! I thought about what to say and then said, "Honey, that is not going to work. If you ask nicely like you already have been doing, it might help." He asked nicely one more time and I then I got up and helped him to prove my point.
It is amazing how much we teach by our example without even realizing it!