Involves a fantasy of either a male or female child's fantasy of being beaten by their father or mother. This has been alluded to be Sigmund Freud in his theories of classical psychoanalysis.

BEATING FANTASY: "A surprising number of children have had some degree of beating fantasy's, research has shown."
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