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    I think they could have used better wording.

    It is sexist to assume 'mummy' is the only one responsible for supervising the child.

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    I hate the word mummy. Really hate it. It always sounds whiny to me so therefore I don't like the sign.

    I figure if a kids old enough to read the sign then they are old enough to be able to go to/from the playground by themselves so the signs redundant.

    Why can't grandma let them in the playground? Surely she can climb on top of her walker to open the 'gate?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mamasupial View Post
    Probably didn't want to write "adult" so random people don't open it?
    "Parent"? I realise there will be exceptions but the vast majority of children will be there with at least 1 parent

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mopoke View Post
    I hate the word mummy. Really hate it. It always sounds whiny to me so therefore I don't like the sign.

    I figure if a kids old enough to read the sign then they are old enough to be able to go to/from the playground by themselves so the signs redundant.

    Why can't grandma let them in the playground? Surely she can climb on top of her walker to open the 'gate?
    Really I love being called Mummy it melts my heart, Mum sounds too grown up!

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    I'd think my son wrote it as everything is MUMMY DO IT MUMMY DO IT NO DADDY NO DADDY GO AWAY MUMMY DO IT

    Seriously though I think it was pretty thoughtless whoever made it

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    Quote Originally Posted by Busy-Bee View Post
    "Parent"? I realise there will be exceptions but the vast majority of children will be there with at least 1 parent
    I would have used the word parent but it was a guess as to why they might have used the wording they did.


 

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