Originally Posted by Nostradamus
I think we use tennis to let out some STEAM from general everyday frustrations and difficulties. so it is OK to throw few temper tantrums.
BUT ONe thing you have to remember, you should NEVER direct your temper tentrums directly at your opponents or opponent. Direct it at yourself, or backfence or Umpire.
Using tennis to let off steam? What's wrong with a heavy bag or putting your fist through plywood?
I have never heard anyone say they play tennis to let off steam.