“Annoy your neighbors and lose the temporary permit: the parents are learning cause and effect.”
joyfulnois on Dec 10, 2013 at 10:53:05
“And how do you know the neighbor doesn't really have something against the family on some other issue unrelated to the chickens, and is using that to get back at them? It could be a little more complex than you think; we just don't know.
I have a neighbor, for example, who has it out for a different neighbor (not me) and who constantly complains about this person to the local police on various, non-related issues, just to get her into trouble. It can happen.”
spudnik56 on Dec 10, 2013 at 10:52:51
“And we are are all learning what dim witted means....thanks.”
“Ever notice the similarities of the children in stories about helping another child, and the similarities of the children in stories about hurting another child? Stories like this one are are always welcome, but I wish parents would learn from them.”
“"...an attempt..."? The early Church was very successful at melding their and existing festivals, rites and "Holy Days". In many ways the "Pagans" influnced the Curch's events as much as the other way around. Throw in some latter-day secularism (the new religion to some) and we have...stories like this.”