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Why would an 18-year-old girl have unprotected sex with a man between the ages of 36 and 50, after she has gone out with him several times? This man has asked her mother if she was 18 because he did not want to have sex with a minor.

Here are some reasons that come to mind:

not enough attention from her own father
she is immature
rebelling from overly strict parenting
low self esteem
the man made her feel loved in the moment
she wanted to feel loved and cherished in the moment
she didn't want the man to lose interest in her
she thought she was in love with him
she hadn't realized that the difference in age could present problems in the future
he promised to withdraw his penis before he ejaculated
she is not properly educated about pregnancy and STD's

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Carole Disseldorp


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