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Originally posted by Janus
HeHe my Wife is Half-Irish and has flaming red hair and a temper to match,
Originally posted by intrepid
I agree Deep but corporal punishment has had it's usefulness spent by the time the kids get to school age.
Originally posted by dr_strangecraft
Acting like a buddy, instead of acting like a parent.
Originally posted by Kidfinger
It might have something to do with the fact that parents in todays society are getting much younger. Its not uncommon anymore for there to only be a 14 or 15 year difference in the ages of the child and the parent.
Originally posted by Amuk
My grandmother was married at 12 and my mother at 16, in the South at least this was not odd at all back then....
Originally posted by jsobecky
You were just too cute for your daddy to get that mad at you. Admit it. My daughter played the same game with me, as do daughters the world over.
Originally posted by TrueLies
I wonder if the authority figure teaches the child as they grow up to hate authority figures???