Re: Den Meetings
Susan Ganther (susan@EMAIL.UNC.EDU)
Sat, 22 Jun 1996 16:59:07 -0400
On Fri, 21 Jun 1996, Bob Taschler wrote:
> For the older Scouts, an activity isn't really cool unless they
> perceive that their mothers would gasp "Oh! No!" if they saw
> their sons engaging in it. No mother wants to watch her son
> rappel down a 150 foot cliff or run white water rapids in an open
> canoe, but every Scout I know thinks this is "Very Way Cool".
Bob, I was going to get on your case for your assumption about mothers,
when I realized that you might be right. If I had to choose between
watching my son do these things or him watching me do them, I'd rather not
settle for watching.
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City