Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Keep them little

Certain people who spend too much time on Amazon may have come across this book:



The counterpart for boys is this:



Interesting, no?

8 comments:

  1. Anonymous4/22/2014

    Is "little" code for "innocent"?

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  2. annieoakley4/23/2014

    Given the evangelical background of the author, this isn't too surprising. The eternally infantiled woman is the ideal, in that headspace.

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  3. It would be one thing if this was about really young girls, but it's about teenagers, for crying out loud.

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  4. Anonymous4/24/2014

    "Little" = "non-sexual." That's really all it comes down to.

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  5. jericho4/24/2014

    Maybe the mom who wrote this book just thinks that the ideal romantic relationship model is a Daddy/little relationship, so she's trying to prepare her daughter appropriately.

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    1. Jiminy Cricket!

      I must say this possibility had never occurred to me. Never ever.

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    2. Anonymous5/05/2014

      That's actually a little less offensive than the conservative/traditional infantilised woman thing. Assuming they end up engaging in consensual Daddy/little relationships.

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