That'll show 'em

A man in Egypt cut off his own penis to protest his family's refusal to allow him to marry a woman from a lower class.

The 25-year-old Egyptian man had pleaded for two years to be allowed to marry the woman. After his father's latest refusal, he heated up a knife and sliced off his future generations, as it were. He was rushed to a hospital, but doctors were unable to reattach the removed part.

Full story here.


Anonymous said...

What's the old saying, "Love hurts"??

Life without Clots said...

hm...i have heard of cutting your nose off to spite your face, but...well, enuf said (or not said).