Originally Posted by Mr. Flopnuts
That's all it took for me. Even though it was 25 years ago, I remember it vividly. One of the most humiliating experiences of my life. I never even considered it an option after that, and I'm grateful my father made me do it.
In 8th grade I got caught stealing a Playboy from Harry's IGA grocery store. Not only did I have to apologize and return it. I had to return the other nudie magazines I had stolen from the Blaylock drug store next door.
I haven't stolen anything since then.
If kids aren't held accountable for their actions and learn that lesson when they are young, they aren't going to learn that lesson when they are adults and they can really
get in trouble.