If there was one thing Chi-Chi hated more than recklessness, it was a dirty home. Everything looked and worked so much better when it was exactly in place. It also gave more space to things in. Like, for instance, help her boys to study. Because without education they would have no future; no job, no happiness, no accomplishment, no self-worth. And she loved her sons far too much to let them waste their lives away. Especially when it was on something like martial arts where they could so easily get hurt or- even more shatteringly horrible- be taken away from her.
And so she kept her home in tip-top shape and breathed down her sons' necks so that they would study and become the smart boys she just knew they were. She had to admit, though, that even she knew she went a bit hard on them sometimes. Sometimes. Mostly they needed the push so they would stop being so lazy.
She also realized, with some distain, that Gohan had been a much better student than Goten. Her youngest, she dec