Training at Three Months

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One of the young mothers in the church tells how she trained her three-month-old daughter to cry and whine to be picked up and held. Upon seeing the parents start to drift into another room, the baby cried out. The father said, “Get little Susie, she wants to be with us.” Mother picked up Susie and she spread her beautiful smile in delight. Well, that’s the real life story of how Susie was trained to whine. She initiated an act, whining, to which the mother responded, picked her up; and that was the first day of a lifelong habit. She… Read More
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Training at Three Months

Michael Pearl

One of the young mothers in the church tells how she trained her three-month-old daughter to cry and whine to be picked up and held.

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