Fight Fight Fight

When I was at school boys often fought each other. Sometimes there was a genuine reason for the fight, but more often than not the fight was encouraged and cajoled by other boys who simply wanted the entertainment of watching a punch up. Tow protagonists were identified, surrounded and then encouraged to fight, even though one of them never wanted to fight. Boys fear loss of face and so the encouragement usually resulted in a fight. Boys started screaming for a fight before the hostilities commenced, just to make sure that they did commence. Continue reading