Gojira-Fan wrote:It really makes you think, that although most people found bullying an elderly woman by kids these age detestable, they didn't. Morals aren't universal, and I wonder how it must of felt like from their point of view. I'm not saying what they did was justified, but I just want to understand it more.
If I may take a guess, I'd say they were doing it because "it was the cool thing to do". Boys at that age will often do things to make themselves look better in front of their friends. I know, I have a brother about the same age who was shooting slingshots at the neighbour's tool shed and strangling gophers on the playground "because it was what his friends were doing."