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What does AF stand for?

AF stands for Authority Figure

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This is an important attribute for any authority figure to possess, as the parent does not have to rely on a system of rewards and punishments to control behaviour, and the child is more likely to follow the rules when the parent is not physically present," said Rick Trinkner, a doctoral candidate at UNH and the lead researcher.
Camp Serenity, where he works with childhood burn survivors, gives Russel a welcome break from harassment by homophobic high school jocks, but presents its own challenges: love triangles, misunderstandings with friends, bratty ten-year-olds and the demands of Russel's first try at being an authority figure.
The traditional authority figure was supposed to defend the community even to death.