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02 Mar 2010

son tells gory stories
So last night my kid starts again with his stories (lies). The man (I swear if I find that imaginary man, there is gonna be hell to pay) is going to put him in the fire and cut off his peni$ with a scissors. He is going to kill that man cause he want to put him in the fire. Later he couldnt say his prayers cause if he closes his eyes, its gonna bleed and gonna bleed more and then he cant close his eyes. Its gonna be a lmore blood and then the man is gonna cut of his peni$. Ugh I have spoken to his teacher and she advised me that all the kids come with stories. One kid at the creche used to say "  my daddy locks the aunty in the toilet and she screams"  lol

How do I make this stop. He doesnt watch tv and only gets to watch his cartoons on his tv or bbc kiddies channel. I have absolutely no idea were he gets this Quinton Tarentino imagination. Its seriously freaking me out.
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CyberShrink
cybershrink

01 Jan 0001

Children often tell elaborate stories, not strictly as lies but as exercises in imagination, and maybe sometimes to test your reaction. But these sound far more unpleasant in their content and specificity and more disturbed than usual.
Are you CERTAIN he doesn't somehow get access to watching nasty videos, DVDs or some of the horror film trash that the TV stations pump out ? Some of the cartoons can be rather violent, but not in this way. An assessment by a child shrink might not be a bad idea if this variety of story persists.
Speaking of Tarentino, maybe he;ll grow up to be a movie director
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