WTF Fun Fact – Shrew’s Fiddle

In the Middle Ages, the “shrew’s fiddle” or “neck violin” was used to punish those who were caught bickering. The “double fiddle” linked two people together face-to-face, forcing them to talk to each other. They were not released until the disagreement had been resolved. – WTF Fun Facts

Source: Shrew’s fiddle – Wikipedia


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