I Have the Utmost Respect For Nuns

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    Raised A Catholic Now A Buddhist.

    I have always had an awe of nuns. At school genre were nuns present. It was a private school run by nuns. Since becoming a Buddhist I have met Buddhist nuns and they are equally devoted to their vows.
    aoutdouze aoutdouze
    22-25, F
    Nov 29, 2013

    Why So Mean?

    I have so much respect for nuns, but I know that there have been tons of nuns (lol) that have guilty of abusive behavior. They have been to be quite handy with a ruler, and formidable as hell(no pun intended!) I think this has given them a bad name. They should...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Sep 5, 2009

    I Will Be As Non Discript As Not To Offend

    I have never been around nuns to my knoledge.Not Chatholic ... but I have the most intense attraction to them... and not nice.. or pure.Not a uniform person... just nunsNot whoopy golberg. Also musslom womens stuff. Just realized Hummm.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Apr 13, 2011

    Credit Where It's Due

    So my great aunt is really, truly a nun. Being surrounded by catholic faith all my life I met all sorts of religious figures, some good, some bad. I used to have a nun for my third grade teacher, she was mean as hell, one of those "you're going to hell" kind of...
    IWishIUnderstood IWishIUnderstood
    22-25, M
    1 Response Sep 5, 2009

    Nothing But Respect

    Even if I don't necessarily agree with their religion, I do respect them and all that they do. My parents went to catholic school. They told me stories about how the nuns would hit them. Not all of them were mean, but some of them were nasty. That has changed over the years. My...
    flyawayhome flyawayhome
    22-25, F
    1 Response Sep 10, 2009

    I Wonder

    have you had any bad experiences with nuns? :(
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    6 Responses Sep 5, 2009
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