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Old 04-23-18, 08:09 PM
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Originally Posted by rdlwolverine View Post
To me the phrase being taken to or behind the woodshed referred to getting a whooping. Also my father-in-law would use a phrase involving a derogatory racial term and the woodshed to indicate someone was of mixed ancestry.
Luckily, I was never taken to the woodshed!

Bevo: I was a Sunday school goer, too, in addition to being "enrolled" in the church's Wednesday night youth club. Looking back, this may have kept me from being sent by my parents to "reform school" as was often threatened. (I guess I was a Katzenjammer kid like Hans and Fritz). I also played on my church's basketball team, which leads me to: Go Cavs! Maybe, they will squeak out this series...
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