If Lullabies Are Meant to Soothe, Why Are They So Majorly Fucked Up?

Here's the last thing I want to hear about as I'm falling asleep: A baby, alone in a treetop, ready to fall over and sustain horrible injuries and/or die, if not from the fall, then from the wolves that will likely come eat it. That's fucked up, so why do parents continue singing this shit at tiny babies? Turns out… » 8/14/14 1:50pm 8/14/14 1:50pm