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TW. Abuse, Christian 'discipline', ableism

I'm continuing my deep dive into both To Train Up a Child, by the Pearls, and my own childhood experiences of so-called Christian discipline.

Do mute this thread if it is going to be too much. I get it.
Take a minute to breathe. Have you had breakfast? I'm just finishing some toast. I'd take a deep breath but, toast crumbs. Go ahead, stretch and bbrreeaathheeee.
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I barely made it through four required semesters of economics in undergrad and I can admit I had some poor study habits BUT ALSO literally every assumption I was asked to make was fucked up in some way.
Every class, the prof would say “so, we assume this [total wackness] which means this [patent falsehood] which leads us to [no one on earth actually makes decisions like that]. Now do math [that breaks down completely in the face of actual numbers] = THE STATUS QUO IS GOOD.”
My smart friends were like “ok, don’t try to understand, it just slows you down, just pretend it’s true & plug in formulas so you’ll pass!” and I was like:
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