Posts Tagged ‘caning schoolgirls’

The acrid smell of old wood and wax polish assailed her nose and she was immediately transported back. Even the maroon paint rising to shoulder height halfway up the magnolia painted corridor walls hadn’t changed. Amanda smiled affectionately and she straightened herself. Heels and toes, heels and toes; the mantra ran through her mind as […]


One was having a little chat the other day with one who knows. She said that the cane is one of the things that she fears most. That got us talking about personal histories of the cane and why it has such a hold on some people’s collective psyches. One has to suspect that the […]