Quoting EnnaBennaBanana:" I'm sorry.I just don't like using that language with children. Why even say it then? What's the point? ... [snip!] ... left marks but it did teach me a lesson. I don't know how telling a child you will "bust their ass" does much good. "Right? To scare the kid, or what?
Quoting HopingforaMiracle:" <blockquote><b>Quoting ProginoskesII (SuperKink):</b>" Wait, what? It's bad parenting ... [snip!] ... but just being bad, hell yeah I'm going to sound mean."</blockquote> No reason to threaten harm to a child."