You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login
Google

Reply #73: My dad fined us all the time [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » The DU Lounge Donate to DU
jeanarrett Donating Member (813 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Mar-29-06 09:58 AM
Response to Reply #49
73. My dad fined us all the time
for leaving the lights on, to not putting tools back when we were done with them (this actually elicited a much heavier punishment after the first offense), etc. I'm 44 years old and still turn the lights off and put my tools away! Those lessons really stuck. For swearing, we just got beat. :eyes: This was the same dad who would make us unstack five full cords (not face cords!) of wood, move them over EXACTLY three feet and restack them. Then come and measure and it better be right. That was for really serious crimes, though.
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 

Home » Discuss » The DU Lounge Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002 DCScripts.com
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators


Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC