Things Mom & Dad taught me in the 1950’s

These statements in this humorous reblog were really spoken in the 50’s. I think there were hidden meanings showing through. Parents had an easier time back then. Society, parenting and high values were in sync in the 50’s. I think the flavor of these statements showed that parents were trying to get their kids to think and realize there were consequences attached to their actions in a way that got the kid’s attention. I think this approach might even have awaken problem solving in their noggin. This blog, presented by a friend and fellow blogger, sure gives the world a glimpse of yesterday, and will provide a chuckle or two.
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Atridim News Journal

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Photo from the 1950’s ‘Father Knows Best’ sitcom starring Robert Young and Jane Wyatt

1. My mother taught me TO APPRECIATE A JOB WELL DONE .
“If you’re going to kill each other, do it outside. I just finished cleaning.”
2. My mother taught me RELIGION.
“You better pray that will come out of the carpet.”
3. My father taught me about TIME TRAVEL.
“If you don’t straighten up, I’m going to knock you into the middle of next week!”
4. My father taught me LOGIC.
” Because I said so, that’s why.”
5. My mother taught me MORE LOGIC .
“If you fall out of that swing and break your neck, you’re not going to the store with me.”
6. My mother taught me FORESIGHT.
“Make sure you wear clean underwear, in case you’re in an accident.”
7. My father taught me IRONY.
“Keep…

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About Martha (Marty) Dickson Patterson

Marty: Retired from sales and management near Seattle, Washington.
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