because it can be if people start to treat them differently when they stop looking appealing they may don’t understand it at first and later maybe have a depression and no plan b

  • halyk.the.red
    link
    fedilink
    3925 days ago

    As soon as they start to look smug about their appearances, I berate them heavily. For about a week after, I’ll make them wear unflattering accessories, such as snake skin chaps, or a boa made entirely from raw chicken. If they ever ask why, I yell at the top of my lungs about how one day they’ll be ugly and need a plan b.

    I hope this answer was at least as ridiculous as the question.

    • @mobius_slip@beehaw.org
      link
      fedilink
      225 days ago

      You’re working way too hard. I just make my kid where shirts that clearly say “I’m ugly” and encourage the neighborhood’s kids and his classmates to throw eggs and rotten tomatoes at them.

  • @tomi000@lemmy.world
    link
    fedilink
    21
    edit-2
    25 days ago

    Are you only asking people who mostly have daughters but also goodlooking sons? How many kids does a person need to fulfill this requirement?

    At least 5 I guess? Seems very specific…

    • @moon@lemmy.ml
      link
      fedilink
      1125 days ago

      “I can assure you this is a completely normal question, and I am a completely normal person. I desperately need an answer from people who think their sons are good looking. Don’t bother if you think your son’s an uggo. And daughters? Well that’s okay. You can have 'em.”

    • @CanadaPlus@lemmy.sdf.org
      link
      fedilink
      4
      edit-2
      25 days ago

      I think it’s a grammar problem. They’re worried about a good looking daughter, but sons are relevant enough too.

  • @crazyCat@sh.itjust.works
    link
    fedilink
    425 days ago

    Don’t yourself blab to them about them being cute or whatever, and when other people do it just say a quick thanks, then ignore it and move along to another topic.

  • @kat_angstrom@lemmy.world
    link
    fedilink
    425 days ago

    Build personalities from childhood onwards, so as they get older they already possess personalities instead of being vapid empty shells of humanity

  • @RBWells@lemmy.world
    link
    fedilink
    225 days ago

    It’s generally a phase, the obsession with looks. I don’t worry about it and it’s always just sort of disappeared.