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Post by Nosnow Sat Sep 16, 2017 11:44 am

Yesterday two little girls just wouldn't stop following me around Superlake.
They were obviously "trained" to beg from old gringoes. The owner of S.L. was ignoring
the scene, so I finally "paid them off" to get them off my case. The girls should have been in school, so sad that these kids are being used by adults, and mea culpa for taking the bait.
What would you have done?

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Post by Flamingo Sat Sep 16, 2017 12:23 pm

I either give them 1 peso or ignore them.They are super pushy.
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Post by Gamina Sat Sep 16, 2017 12:59 pm

You taught them a lesson: if they continue to be pushy, they will be rewarded. I don't believe Pancho allows them in the store. Perhaps you should have let him know. BTW--Pancho is not the owner but rather the manager.
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Post by CHILLIN Sat Sep 16, 2017 1:48 pm

According to the Pazs, the best thing to do is to call DIF. They have the resources to investigate and remedy child exploitation, up to and including putting the kids in a protective home.
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Post by Lady Otter Latté Sat Sep 16, 2017 2:29 pm

First, I politely say, "No hoy, gracias." If they continue, I look them straight in the eyes (this is important) and give them the index finger wag while firmly saying "no." Never had a kid persist after that.
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Post by slainte39 Sat Sep 16, 2017 3:55 pm

If they overstay their welcome I just.....
make a face, show my teeth and say..."soy un coco y comera".
That usually takes care of it....something they understand, plus gives them a giggle.
Being butt ugly in my case, helps the delivery Very Happy
(when you say "coco" in this fashion, it doesn't mean coconut)

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Post by CanuckBob Sat Sep 16, 2017 5:01 pm

I just buy em a 6 pack and a pack o smokes.......

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Post by Gamina Sat Sep 16, 2017 5:07 pm

Yeah, calling DIF is really going to help since DIF won't show up. These kids come from desperately poor families that need the kids to provide additional sources of income so that everybody can eat.
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Post by RVGRINGO Sun Sep 17, 2017 11:10 am

You could buy them a bag of Masa. Their mother will know what to do with it.

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