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We castigate the physician who loses his temper without looking at the root cause of what made him lose his temper.
Yet Edsel was too much a loyal son to castigate his father, and internalized the pain as he waited to succeed his father naturally.
But just because it is easy to discredit Lewis's theories and castigate his influence on American neoconservatives doesn't mean that the other side--the "Arabists"--are correct in their assessment of the Iraqi and the larger Arab Islamic world.
These self-serving "conclusions" are used to castigate and vilify the artists, producers and networks offering programs found incompatible with his extremist personal views, and to shame parents, grandparents, retailers and advertisers who enjoy and support these programs.
Eventually the Filipina admitted to reporting the bogus story due to fears that her family in the Philippines, the intended recipient of the lost money, would castigate her for splurging it in the casino.
So it is illogical to castigate him on the internet and in the press for enforcing the perfectly sensible laws on speeding, which he did not make.
But before we castigate those fellow travellers for hiding behind their papers or gazing at their shoes, we should ask ourselves: would we have acted any differently
Those who have conveniently chosen to forget this fact have decided to use it as an opportunity to suggest that Mr Beales and the Christian faith castigate single parents per se when nothing could be further from the truth.
HULL boss Phil Brown didn't know whether to castigate Everton warhorse Tim Cahill or salute him.
SIR - How dare Mr von Helmholtz come to our country and castigate our language (Letters, April 29).
There's such a big commotion About this girl that won a car You'd think it was a travestyThat she came here from afarThey castigate the judges Say the whole thing was unfair A model wins this super prize Because she knew just what to wearShe didn't follow local rules Did not heed the local planHer body wasn't orange She wasn't wearing her fake tan The judges should be fashion blind Could be binmen,cooks or farmers Then perhaps a local scouse girl Would have won -in pink pyjamasIan Kenyon, Huyton
On the other hand, sewers and sewermen served as a useful tool of the left to castigate and riducule the bourgeoisie about its anal and sexual inhibitions.
As a result, now there is no opposition medium, there are no journalists who are to castigate him, there is no opposition to ask unpleasant questions in the Parliament, there is no judiciary power that will set boundaries and there is no president of country that will at least symbolically say - no.
The failure by boss Tony Pulis (left) to castigate Fuller has not gone down well.
BUSINESS boss Sir Digby Jones is right to castigate the Conservative/Lib Dem council for its abject lack of leadership in this city.