According to Robert McCole Wilson, "probably no more lucid indictment of it has been made in the succeeding two thousand years". But when you find severe marks on the scrotum, I think the punishment actually qualifies as torture under international law, i. China also disfigured some criminals and tattooed others. I have also been diagnosed with anxiety disorder and depression…I was always popular growing up and am still surrounded by friends, but no one knows how empty and angry I feel inside or how deeply I resent my mother and yearn for the childhood I never had.
On another occasion, Adrian told a case worker that he was forced to stand in the corner and do jumping jacks and push-ups all day. And no one learns to control anger. This is perhaps best expressed in Jeremy Bentham 's idea of a panoptic prison, in which prisoners were controlled and surveyed at all times, perceived to be advantageous in that this system supposedly reduced the need of measures such as corporal punishment.