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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?

65% (30) male
34% (16) female

46 voters have answered this question.

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

95% (44) yes (continue poll)
4% (2) no (watch results)

46 voters have answered this question.

Where did your standing punishment occur?

34% (15) school regular hours
27% (12) after school detention
27% (12) weekend school detention
65% (29) home
4% (2) sports
6% (3) institiution
2% (1) military
6% (3) prison
6% (3) other

44 voters have answered this question.

In which position were you forced to stand?

47% (21) facing wall
47% (21) facing corner
18% (8) facing room not leaning to wall
4% (2) facing room leaning against wall
4% (2) besides your school bench
13% (6) school hall
34% (15) nose in corner
25% (11) nose in small circle at wall or blackboard
15% (7) on chair
15% (7) pillory
13% (6) other

44 voters have answered this question.

Where did you have to keep your arms and hands?

22% (10) arms raised
13% (6) arms stretched aside horizontally
15% (7) arms raised with some load (books, schoolbag)
22% (10) behind back
11% (5) folded behind back
59% (26) on head
9% (4) in front
20% (9) other
11% (5) no restrictions for arms/hands

44 voters have answered this question.

How long did a normal standing punishment last?

39% (18) 2 hours
23% (11) 3 hours
26% (12) 4 hours
4% (2) 5 hours
0% (0) 6 hours
0% (0) 7 hours
2% (1) 8 hours
0% (0) 9 hours
2% (1) 10 hours
0% (0) 10 - 12 hours
0% (0) 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% (1) more than 48 hours

46 voters have answered this question.

How long did your longest standing punishment last?

13% (6) 2 hours
4% (2) 3 hours
17% (8) 4 hours
15% (7) 5 hours
8% (4) 6 hours
2% (1) 7 hours
4% (2) 8 hours
2% (1) 9 hours
4% (2) 10 hours
6% (3) 10 - 12 hours
2% (1) 12 - 14 hours
2% (1) 14 - 16 hours
2% (1) 16 - 18 hours
2% (1) 18 - 20 hours
4% (2) 20 - 24 hours
4% (2) 24 - 30 hours
0% (0) 30 - 36 hours
0% (0) 36 - 42 hours
0% (0) 42 - 48 hours
4% (2) more than 48 hours

46 voters have answered this question.

0 voters have answered this question.

Did you have to stand alone or with others?

52% (23) always alone
40% (18) sometimes with others
6% (3) always with others

44 voters have answered this question.

0 voters have answered this question.

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

9% (4) 5 minutes
4% (2) 10 minutes
20% (9) 15 minutes
34% (15) 30 minutes
15% (7) 45 minutes
15% (7) 60 minutes
6% (3) 75 minutes
2% (1) 90 minutes
2% (1) more than 90 minutes

44 voters have answered this question.

In which body part did you feel the discomfort?

51% (22) feet
37% (16) lower leg
25% (11) upper leg
41% (18) back
51% (22) arms
6% (3) other

43 voters have answered this question.

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

20% (9) 30 minutes
4% (2) 45 minutes
20% (9) 60 minutes
16% (7) 75 minutes
18% (8) 90 minutes
30% (13) 2 hours
9% (4) more than 2 hours

43 voters have answered this question.

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

55% (24) feet
41% (18) lower leg
37% (16) upper leg
46% (20) back
46% (20) arms
6% (3) other

43 voters have answered this question.

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

23% (11) 60 minutes
26% (12) 90 minutes
23% (11) 2 hours
15% (7) 3 hours
15% (7) 4 hours
8% (4) more than 4 hours

46 voters have answered this question.

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

65% (30) feet
52% (24) lower leg
41% (19) uppper leg
52% (24) back
43% (20) arms
13% (6) other

46 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?

28% (13) 2 hours
26% (12) 3 hours
13% (6) 4 hours
8% (4) 5 hours
19% (9) 6 hours
4% (2) 7 hours
8% (4) 8 hours
8% (4) > 8 hours

46 voters have answered this question.

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

80% (37) yes
19% (9) no

46 voters have answered this question.

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

76% (35) shifting your body weight from one leg to the other and back when ordered not to move at all please specify
28% (13) leaning against the wall when ordered not to lean please specify
4% (2) squatting please specify
21% (10) walking a few steps to get the blood in your swollen legs flowing again please specify
10% (5) sitting down please specify

46 voters have answered this question.

Were you caught while cheating?

56% (26) yes
30% (14) no
13% (6) I didn't cheat

46 voters have answered this question.

What was your punishment for cheating ?

21% (8) More standing hours were added
5% (2) I had to start the standing assignment again. All time I had already suffered was nullified.
10% (4) I had to finish this standing punishment but got another one on top
35% (13) corporal punishment
5% (2) no punishment
21% (8) I didn't cheat or wasn't caught

37 voters have answered this question.

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