On the road with the Credence/S&M team

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Sit and do nothing

Photograph By Brian Yeagle

An upset child nearby on the plane admonished with an incessant "shhh" and rocking motion from the mother. Besides the initial prompting for attention, is there any consideration for the child and his condition? The pacification exhibited toward the child might only to be reflected back to oneself, mother or father. Why not forgo the display and simply sit and do nothing?