Here is the the list so far add your own at the bottom of this page
- Raised on meat and three veg for dinner.
- weetbix for brekkie.
- played in the dirt.
- got your bum smacked.
- had 3 TV channels and had to change the channel by getting up and doing it yourself.
- school started with the national anthem.
- had a bedtime.
- recorded the top 40 from the radio on cassette tapes.
- drank from a hosepipe.
- played in the creek(brook) or small river.
- rode your bike all day without a helmet.
- was taught to repect others and have manners.
- play alone outside and your parents didnt know where u had gone so long as you just went out to play.
- Went out to play in the neighborhood without adult supervision from age 5 onwards.and there were no worries I would be snatched off the streets.
Plus… what about the wonderful comments your mum told you…
Religion – “You better pray that comes out of the carpet”
Logic – “Because I said so, that’s why”
Irony – “Keep crying and I’ll give you something to cry about”
Wisdom – “When you get to my age you’ll understand ”
Justice – “One day you’ll have kids, I hope they turn out just like you!!”
Mum in need of help….”Wait till your dad gets home”.
DONT FORGET TO ADD YOUR OWN COMMENT LETS KEEP THE LIST GROWING FOR A BIT OF FUN FOLKS!