Some of us cannot imagine the social pressures that our ancestors endured. A story in The Scotsman tells of bone-chilling murders of infants, all done for the sake of "the family." In 2001 near Harray in Orkney, workmen on a routine job of redesigning a kitchen made a gruesome discovery under the floor: tiny human bones. The police were called in and old rumors in the local village bubbled to the surface once again.
The full story can be found at Scotsman.com.