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