View Single Post
  (#26 (permalink)) Old
cynefin Offline
Darling everything's on fire

TeenHelp Veteran
cynefin's Avatar
Age: 22
Gender: Female
Location: 1261'

Posts: 10,154
Blog Entries: 1618
Join Date: August 25th 2012

Re: I if I wasn't really raped what happened to me? - January 7th 2017, 02:20 PM

Originally Posted by del677 View Post
Not rape.

Rape is forced.

Love is kind.

Rape doesn't always have to be forced. In some cases, people can consent or feel as though they have consented even though they are legally under the age of consent for the area they live in. This means they cannot legally consent, and having sex would be statutory rape.

Rape is different for everyone who experiences it, and only the person who has experienced it can define it for themselves. Yes, legally, it may be considered one thing, but someone may want to define it differently for themselves; we've been discussing that throughout this thread. It isn't up to you, me or anyone else to define this experience. It is up to Cj14.

Articles & Resources Officer|Lead Moderator|Senior Newsletter Editor
The mountains are calling and I must go.
12.04.19 & 06.10.20

They whispered to her
you cannot withstand the storm
she whispered back
i am the storm.
2 user(s) liked this post or found it helpful.
Users of TeenHelp have rated post 1265306 as the most helpful or liked. Click here to skip right to it!