Who I'd Like to Meet: Full active Member of the church preferably With a temple recommend.Boy this one is hard to answer for it usually scares people off so in short ...
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This dissertation looks at Mormon folklore during the adolescent stage of the life cycle.
This dissertation looks at official discourse from biannual church-wide meetings (General Conference), outdoor disaster legends, the practice of toilet papering and creative dating, and folk interpretations of scientific and archaeological evidence connected with the Book of Mormon and Japanese heritage to show the many ways that adolescents create traditions to help them build community and ways of coping with the stresses of growing up as both Americans and Mormons.
Mormon adolescent folklore becomes a useful tool to help Mormon youth cohere as a group and successfully negotiate the tempestuous teen years despite high and competing expectations and value systems.
I tell the Young Women when they go on dates to be sure and give lots of kisses - and then I show them my pockets are full of Hershey Kisses..you're saying goodnight you pull out a handful and say goodnight.