Can Fear Scare Someone Straight

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Can fear scare someone straight? Is fear the best motivational force? I believe that fear is the best motivational force especially for most young teens. In the United States most young teens are doing drugs, drinking alcohol, or murdering somebody. “Change within” program helps teens to see what their future is going to look like if they continue to do these things. Fear can scare some people straight but not all of them. Jonathan Edwards tried to scare some people into believing in God when he said “we are all sinners in the hands of an angry God.” (Edwards 41) In my own personal opinion kids like me can be scared straight. Once you put them in front of somebody who has killed someone and they are in jail for life they will realize what
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