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shame

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to cause (a person) to be self-consciously distressed

to make complex, intricate, or perplexing

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First, I do not understand how a parent phone call embarrasses a child.
Since the media and the world love to publish and hear shocking news that embarrasses the Catholic Church, and since there is a law that requires the reporting of juvenile sexual abuse, and since the earlier sex scandals involving priests and juveniles were made worse by neglect, cover-up, pay-off, and the like, one naturally wonders, Why?
Their pits embarrass politicians Your innocence embarrasses politicians Your agony embarrasses politicians Sister my sister there are lessons to be learned from death