An adult always has both the ability and the obligation to resist a seductive child.
A child may grow up, as Deborah did, with an enduring sense of responsibility for a sexual relationship with an adult.
Deborah was desperate for affection, and she thought her piano teacher was “very handsome.” She cuddled up to him on the piano bench, and eventually worked her way up to sitting in his lap.
One day, she felt his erection driving against her.
Listen to the chorus of complaints about how provocatively teens and tweens are dressed, and you’ll hear at least a few notes of concern that adolescents might be sending the “wrong message” to adult men.