Originally Posted by tamadrm
When I was in first grade in St.Bridgets Catholic school,we had Sisters of Mercy( not a fitting name I can tell you) as teachers.I'm left handed so my first grade teacher used to smack me across my left hand with a stainless steel ruler when I tried to write anything.She told me I was a child of the devil.That'll ruin your day I can tell you.
My grandfather the crazy German(also left handed),went up to school and straightened out that nun.I wish I could have been a fly on THAT wall.:)
That is terrible. where in the world would she get that idea. I'm sure that is not of the Catholic teaching. I hope you have adjusted well in life.