What were the children doing? If we define what the kids were reading, the reality of the matter comes to focus. Lets define the words used that day that change the world.
H344 hawk, root H337 alas!, woe!
H4672 to find, attain to
H5178 lust, harlotry, meaning dubious
H6196 plane tree, as stripped of bark, root H6191, subtle, shrewd, crafty
Webster, level of existence, consciousness
G1163 necessity in reference to what is required to attain some end
Alas, to attain/find a dubious outcome. A level of shrewdness necessary
in reference to what is required to attain some end.