Show and TellPrudie counsels a letter writer who “played doctor” as a kid, but whose fiancée thinks it was abuse.
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Dear Prudence Live ChatFor April 20, 2015.
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Remembering the Lesbians, Prostitutes, and Resisters of Ravensbrück Concentration Camp
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