i was forbidden from swearing and we were often threatened with having our mouths washed out with soap if caught, my ma followed through on this when she caught me calling my mate a “a fucking bastirt!” when i was about 7, can confirm soap tastes rank
don’t think we were allowed to buy gobstoppers at the shop either as a kid from our estate almost choked to death on one
Putting cold hands on the radiator cause you’ll get rheumatism.
Eating certain things cause I complained they gave me trapped wind ONE TIME. My mum still tries to police this now by being like “you can’t eat grapes!!”. Mother I am almost 30, I know what I can and can’t eat now.
Were never allowed arctic roll for some reason. I’m not sure if it was necessarily forbidden, possibly I could have saved up my pocket money for a few weeks and bought myself one to keep in the freezer, but the logistics of that were beyond my 8 year old capabilities
Watch Grange Hill
Play on my commadore 64 for more than an hour a day (it took that long to load so as a consequence ive never really been into computer games/consoles (bar Football manager))