Sorry it was such a bust for him, but I agree with he other comments: He did choose to do the chores, and it is also his choice not to have fun. I say that because it IS a choice. We can choose to be miserable or not.
For the things that you think you made a mistake of or did not carry through with what you said you would do - apologize, perhaps do something nice for him, but then move on. He is in control of his feelings, you're not responsible for his feelings. He can choose to accept your apology and attempts at reconciliation, or not.
The Christian ideal has not been tried and found wanting; it has been found difficult and left untried.
How many observe Christ’s birthday! How few, his precepts! O! ‘Tis easier to keep holidays than commandments.
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