How Some Chil­dren Played at Slaugh­ter­ing

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What hap­pens

Some chil­dren wit­ness their fa­ther slaugh­ter­ing a pig and de­cide to re-en­act it, re­sult­ing in one boy slit­ting his lit­tle brother’s throat. the mother sees what has hap­pened and stabs the lit­tle ‘butcher’ boy in the heart.

When she re­turns to the child that she had been in the process of bathing, he has drowned. She hangs her­self. the fa­ther re­turns and dies from sad­ness.

The moral of the story

chil­dren will im­i­tate their par­ents, so be care­ful what they see. ev­ery­one even­tu­ally dies.

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