Listening to this is making me angry.
He is controlling and assaults her and she starts out angry, scared and fighting.
So please explain to me how statements to the effect of
1. I will punish you with kisses
2. You must have known that dress would…
3. Men are not rocks
How is this okay? Why is it in a romance novel?
She is not into BDSM or kinky controlling men. She is a virgin and he assaults her on the first date…but she doesn’t tell anyone and keeps dating him and starts a marriage fantasy.
What is this?
Make it stop!
This is how we indoctrinate people into thinking these are normal, acceptable and see behaviours.
#rape #rapeculture #notromantic