Re: [Slovak-World] Harsh treatment of children
- My sister had a friend whose mother made them kneel on a
>Michelle Maco Mader
>Ah, that sounds like it might. Anyone else ever hear of another kneeling
>Unpopped corn works well.
> > My cousins swear (although I never personally saw this myself) that their
>mother would get so angry she'd make them kneel on kosher salt. Caye
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- At 10:57 AM 6/2/2003 -0700, you wrote:
>On Mon, 2 Jun 2003 BJLK@... wrote:More like an attempt to assert dominance. The alpha wolf thing.
> > There are probably as many as there are parents who can invent creative
> > punishments. I was given wood chunks to kneel on (the kind that are
> > chopped for the fireplace or furnace with lots of splinters). I'm a little
> > surprised to see that "painful kneeling" seems to be more a common
> experience than I
> > ever imagined. Is this a downside of being brought up Slovak?
> > B. J. Licko-Keel (BJLK@...)
>Sounds like a downside of being brought up Catholic. :)