Is This the Direction of Our Society?
So today, I'm sitting in my ambulance, when I hear a call on the police radio.
The unit was dispatched for a disturbance, inside, mother versus child.
As the officer acknowledged the call, further information revealed it to be a mother with an 11 year-old son, "very angry and throwing things."
In my day, we called that a "tantrum."
In my day, throwing a tantrum in front of your mother lead to you being sent to your room with a sore behind and having to hear the following gut-wrenching and shorts-soiling phrase:
Nowadays, we need to tie up the local police to do this???