19 was not too old for strict punishments... Simply being "grounded" or other mild punishments weren't enough; young men needed to be disciplined where it hurt: their pride.
When the neighbor complained about the lad's rude language toward her, she and her daughter were treated to view his rather harsh sentence.
Well, I'm sure he won't forget this for a long time! In his birthday suit in front of everyone...
Oh, he'll stay like that until dark.