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July 19, 2005
You're Very Scary

Also? For those men who live in terror of being ravished by some homosexual man if homosexuality is openly accepted in our society?

First, I've already explained to you that you're not as sexually desirable as you think you are.

Second, you scare me. Me, as a woman.

The idea that you see the sex drive as some kind of barely leashed monster that's liable to break free and start ravaging passersby? That scares me.

The men I know and respect aren't animals. No matter how much they enjoy sex, they don't want to rape anyone. They understand that rape isn't sex.

You, on the other hand, don't seem to have grasped this. And that scares the heck out of me.

Posted by AnneZook at 12:08 PM


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Scroll down to "The Marine's Lament"....

Seriously, though, you're right.

Posted by: Jonathan Dresner at July 20, 2005 07:08 PM

Thanks for the link. It gave me a smile and a headshake.

This is something that I've thought about for a while, but haven't seen anyone else addressing. (At least, not as bluntly as I wanted.)

Posted by: Anne at July 21, 2005 08:40 AM

I've seen other discussions of the "sexuality is an uncontrollable force" theory (I think at Hugo Schwyzer's place a few months back), but I do think there could be a lot more on this subject.

Posted by: Jonathan Dresner at July 21, 2005 09:20 PM