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Standing Punishment for prolonged periods (> 2 hours)

When I was a teen I was regularly punished being forced to stand for lengthy periods. The institution I was in had this as a disciplinary policy. My longest standing time was 20 hours. You won't know how much my feet were killing me! This poll is about your experiences with standing punishment.

Are you male or female?

57% (40) male
42% (29) female

69 voters have answered this question.

Did you ever have to stand as a punishment for 2 hours or more?

92% (64) yes (continue poll)
7% (5) no (watch results)

69 voters have answered this question.

Where did your standing punishment occur?

39% (26) school regular hours
36% (24) after school detention
25% (17) weekend school detention
59% (39) home
6% (4) sports
6% (4) institiution
3% (2) military
4% (3) prison
10% (7) other

66 voters have answered this question.

In which position were you forced to stand?

51% (34) facing wall
43% (29) facing corner
19% (13) facing room not leaning to wall
3% (2) facing room leaning against wall
7% (5) besides your school bench
15% (10) school hall
28% (19) nose in corner
24% (16) nose in small circle at wall or blackboard
15% (10) on chair
16% (11) pillory
10% (7) other

66 voters have answered this question.

Where did you have to keep your arms and hands?

25% (17) arms raised
10% (7) arms stretched aside horizontally
13% (9) arms raised with some load (books, schoolbag)
25% (17) behind back
16% (11) folded behind back
46% (31) on head
7% (5) in front
18% (12) other
13% (9) no restrictions for arms/hands

66 voters have answered this question.

How long did a normal standing punishment last?

42% (29) 2 hours
20% (14) 3 hours
21% (15) 4 hours
5% (4) 5 hours
2% (2) 6 hours
0% (0) 7 hours
1% (1) 8 hours
0% (0) 9 hours
1% (1) 10 hours
0% (0) 10 - 12 hours
1% (1) 12 - 14 hours
0% (0) 14 - 16 hours
0% (0) 16 - 18 hours
0% (0) 18 - 20 hours
0% (0) 20 - 24 hours
0% (0) 24 - 30 hours
0% (0) 30 - 36 hours
0% (0) 36 - 42 hours
0% (0) 42 - 48 hours
2% (2) more than 48 hours

69 voters have answered this question.

How long did your longest standing punishment last?

14% (10) 2 hours
7% (5) 3 hours
17% (12) 4 hours
11% (8) 5 hours
8% (6) 6 hours
1% (1) 7 hours
4% (3) 8 hours
1% (1) 9 hours
2% (2) 10 hours
4% (3) 10 - 12 hours
5% (4) 12 - 14 hours
2% (2) 14 - 16 hours
1% (1) 16 - 18 hours
2% (2) 18 - 20 hours
4% (3) 20 - 24 hours
2% (2) 24 - 30 hours
0% (0) 30 - 36 hours
0% (0) 36 - 42 hours
0% (0) 42 - 48 hours
5% (4) more than 48 hours

69 voters have answered this question.

0 voters have answered this question.

Did you have to stand alone or with others?

51% (34) always alone
43% (29) sometimes with others
4% (3) always with others

66 voters have answered this question.

0 voters have answered this question.

After which time of punishment standing did you start to feel some discomfort?

6% (4) 5 minutes
7% (5) 10 minutes
18% (12) 15 minutes
37% (25) 30 minutes
15% (10) 45 minutes
13% (9) 60 minutes
6% (4) 75 minutes
1% (1) 90 minutes
4% (3) more than 90 minutes

66 voters have answered this question.

In which body part did you feel the discomfort?

47% (31) feet
38% (25) lower leg
24% (16) upper leg
38% (25) back
44% (29) arms
4% (3) other

65 voters have answered this question.

After which time of punishment standing did you start to feel serious discomfort or slight pain?

23% (15) 30 minutes
6% (4) 45 minutes
20% (13) 60 minutes
14% (9) 75 minutes
17% (11) 90 minutes
23% (15) 2 hours
9% (6) more than 2 hours

63 voters have answered this question.

in which part of your body did you feel the serious discomfort / starting pain?

58% (37) feet
39% (25) lower leg
36% (23) upper leg
47% (30) back
39% (25) arms
4% (3) other

63 voters have answered this question.

After which time of punishment standing did you start to feel serious pain?

27% (19) 60 minutes
23% (16) 90 minutes
27% (19) 2 hours
11% (8) 3 hours
13% (9) 4 hours
7% (5) more than 4 hours

69 voters have answered this question.

in which part of your body did you feel the serious pain?

60% (42) feet
47% (33) lower leg
39% (27) uppper leg
47% (33) back
36% (25) arms
11% (8) other

69 voters have answered this question.

After which time of punishment standing did you start to feel agonizing pain, cramps and you were hardly able to stay in the standing position any longer?

31% (22) 2 hours
24% (17) 3 hours
14% (10) 4 hours
7% (5) 5 hours
14% (10) 6 hours
4% (3) 7 hours
7% (5) 8 hours
7% (5) > 8 hours

69 voters have answered this question.

Did you try to cheat while standing in order to ease your suffering?

81% (56) yes
18% (13) no

69 voters have answered this question.

What did you do secretly to make your pain caused by lengthy standing punishment more bearable?

76% (53) shifting your body weight from one leg to the other and back when ordered not to move at all please specify
30% (21) leaning against the wall when ordered not to lean please specify
8% (6) squatting please specify
21% (15) walking a few steps to get the blood in your swollen legs flowing again please specify
13% (9) sitting down please specify

69 voters have answered this question.

Were you caught while cheating?

65% (45) yes
23% (16) no
11% (8) I didn't cheat

69 voters have answered this question.

What was your punishment for cheating ?

26% (15) More standing hours were added
7% (4) I had to start the standing assignment again. All time I had already suffered was nullified.
10% (6) I had to finish this standing punishment but got another one on top
35% (20) corporal punishment
5% (3) no punishment
15% (9) I didn't cheat or wasn't caught

57 voters have answered this question.

This poll was created on 2011-01-17 13:39:03 by 2010_hot_boy
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