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Fired for kissing a girl on the forehead for getting a math problem correct.
Of course, if he had kissed a boy we'd be talking about something else.
Sad that we are encouraged never to touch, even in a reassuring manner.
Jul 15, 2006 in Episcopal, Anglican | Permalink
Surely if the vicar had taken part in any Child Protection training he would have known that kissing was inappropriate behaviour. So who is at fault here - vicar or the church?
Jul 15, 2006 at 01:53 PM
Freda, you sound as if you're sure it's always inappropriate.
Frankly, if my rector or vicar kissed either of my kids on the head, I wouldn't spend a second worrying about it...
David Huff |
Jul 17, 2006 at 12:34 PM
I've heard about some of the rules, including the 'one arm only hug.' But I have to ask, if you hug someone with, say, your right arm, and they hug you back with their right arm, does that not a full hug make? And might it not also be grounds for dismissal?
Jul 18, 2006 at 06:08 AM
Ponder this now - after a strange hesitation, President Putin pulls up a little boy's shirt and kisses his stomach and he keeps his job as President of Russia? I'll take the vicar, please.
Aug 21, 2006 at 09:51 PM
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Aug 21, 2006 at 09:53 PM
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