Oh, yeah. My mom would have a FIT in all capital letters if any of us kids said “suck.” It was definitely a swear word in those days, and very clearly a sexual swear word.

We kids used it, but in a shocking way, and not in the presence of adults.

How times change. :-)

Jim

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