Might be worth trying to part the curtains- just a little- to relieve the tedium of the wait.
Which would be worse when waiting one's turn- to witness the damage inflcted directly, or to watch the cringing reaction?
I thought anything could be better than staring into a corner, though perhaps not. If the posture wasn't punishing enough, watching preparations for the next stages would certainly add to the experience.
It was a staring contest she had no hope of winning- she knew that when he had first placed the tawse before her. Still, that was no reason not to try her best. After all, lack of effort could have painful consequences.
She must be very nervous. Nothing else could explain that degree of twisting of limbs. Well, maybe whatever he's about to do to her could also induce a few interesting poses, though I doubt any of them involve sitting.
When he said "Go to your room and get ready for your spanking," this is probably not what he had in mind.
That feeling of waiting for him- knowing what he will do- does he know how that feels? Of course not- his waiting is entirely different. But if he did know- would he still insist on it?