The mall was so crowded there was barely enough space to walk without stepping on someone, as is normal for a mall during Christmas time in Southern California. I was looking at a watch when I heard the loud screams of a child pierce the low level hum of mumbles that came from other shoppers speaking to one another. The mother ignored the girl as she continued to discuss whatever item she wanted to buy with the employee and the girl only cried louder as the minutes ticked by. The child screamed and the mother, finally, took notice. After screaming a few obscenities at the young woman, the mother took her child by the hand and led her out of the store. I was spanked as a child. It probably only happened a handful of times, and granted, it was never done by a stranger.
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What I was really thinking every time my parents spanked me – SheKnows
Chat or rant, adult content, spam, insulting other members, show more. Harm to minors, violence or threats, harassment or privacy invasion, impersonation or misrepresentation, fraud or phishing, show more. Yahoo Answers. My son is 19 an asked me an his dad to spank him.
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The latest research from Dr. Murray Strauss at the Family Research Laboratory affirms that spanking teaches children to use acts of aggression and violence to solve their problems. It only teaches and perpetuates more violence, the very thing our society is so concerned about. This research further shows that children who have been spanked are more prone to low self-esteem, depression and accept lower paying jobs as adults.
Parenting is a transformative journey. Gulliver is only 6 years old and so, of course, he does not always behave himself. I wanted to find a way to demonstrate to Gulliver that when he misbehaves, he hurts people. Sometimes, potentially, quite a lot.