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At what age is it ok for a teenager to come home with a hickey?

My ss came over with one for the first time I was surprised not the little boy I have known for 12 yrs. :(

I know this day would come sooner or later :(

I am ok now...I think man where has the time gone...I feel so old...sniff sniff

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 11:29 PM on Nov. 15, 2009 in Just for Fun

Answers (25)
  • omg never!, lol
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:31 PM on Nov. 15, 2009

  • I say when they have their own place. Making out or not . . . hickeys are trashy.
    BridgetC140

    Answer by BridgetC140 at 11:31 PM on Nov. 15, 2009

  • I hope your son isn't 12 years old.
    I have a 14 year old son and have told him to not come home with one, they are just yucky. I was 17 and did get one, my parents grounded me for 2 weeks, I NEVER came home with one again. Good luck!
    ronjwake

    Answer by ronjwake at 11:33 PM on Nov. 15, 2009

  • 12 is too young. I would ground our son for a month if he did, and I would be calling the parents of the girl too.
    MrsLeftlane

    Answer by MrsLeftlane at 11:38 PM on Nov. 15, 2009

  • never. I think they are tacky at any age.

    But at that age they scream we are slutts... both the giver and the reciever.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:43 PM on Nov. 15, 2009

  • Hickeys are like dogs, marking their territory.LOL
    ronjwake

    Answer by ronjwake at 11:49 PM on Nov. 15, 2009

  • My vote is never
    TahjsMama27

    Answer by TahjsMama27 at 11:53 PM on Nov. 15, 2009

  • When they are married
    looovemybabies

    Answer by looovemybabies at 11:59 PM on Nov. 15, 2009

  • If the question is "hickeys", then frankly, I think having visible hickeys are tacky at any age, and as teens, they shouldn't be getting them anyplace not visible!

    But with the "where has the time gone" and "that little boy I knew" parts of the question, I'm hearing
    "WOW - they grow up so fast, they're having girlfriends, having sexual thoughts, making out, etc - what happened to my baby / my little boy /girl?!?!"

    I know it's hard (I have 2 teens), but, just like when they started school and we thought "wow - they can't be old enough, they're still just babies", but we knew they were growing up, so we taught them appropriate behavior and how to be safe at school, and sent them off to class, we have to do that with our teens as well. They're going to have crushes and dates, but we need to teach them boundaries, respecting themselves and others, and staying safe.

    sailorwifenmom

    Answer by sailorwifenmom at 12:13 AM on Nov. 16, 2009

  • Umm never! but I guess if I had to choose an age..17.
    Krissy21

    Answer by Krissy21 at 12:48 AM on Nov. 16, 2009

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