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Yes, but you can NOT use anything objects to hit them! and you can not leave marks! you can ONLY use your HAND! that is it! and the child has to be fully clothed! if you strip them or use any objects it IS CHILD ABUSE! if they scream because you have hit them too hard it IS CHILD ABUSE!

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