SQOTD-“That’s not true; people used to get stoned to death all the time back then.”

We were discussing Get Up and Bar the Door, an Anglo-Saxon ballad.  I asked the students, “Why do you think that these strange men were walking around in the middle of the night?” Student: “Looking for drugs?” Me: “No.  People didn’t really do drugs in the way that we think of doing drugs today.” SQOTD: “That’s … More SQOTD-“That’s not true; people used to get stoned to death all the time back then.”