[LMB] Miles in Love: wait for it? Or go for it?

Marc Wilson marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk
Mon Jan 30 02:43:35 GMT 2017

On Sun, 29 Jan 2017 22:01:25 +0000 (UTC), Ursula <uleubner at yahoo.com>

>Cassia, it says here, is eighteen.  Ivan is around thirty.  
>It would be entirely inappropriate for Ivan to encourage Cassia, or to develop a relationship.  She's far too young, and too inexperienced.  To encourage her would be exploitation.
>Ivan was pretty clearly a jerk to Elena, when they both were young.  Possibly committed sexual assault.  That isn't excusable, but it is clear that he grew out of it.  
>The adult Ivan isn't a kid, and he sees Cassia, at eighteen, as still a kid.  And the adult Ivan isn't interested in kids. Unlike Mark, who recently had an entirely inappropriate interaction with someone who was just a kid.  

Fails the "half your age + seven" test by a few years.
Those who can make you believe absurdities, can make you commit atrocities
 - Voltaire

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