I do not want to be mistreated by someone I like and if you don’t have enough respect for me to understand my decision to not have sex then I would rather we just be friends.” He hung up the phone and we never spoke again. Four months later I met a boy at summer camp, who is supportive and willing to wait until I am ready.
We have all the tools we need -- within our hearts, minds and bodies -- to know what is best for us.
He was one of the cutest boys in school and a star on our soccer team.
Although he seemed pretty shy to our classmates, he would talk hours on end to me.
He made me feel special and I began to feel very strongly towards him.
One night we were in my parent’s basement watching his favorite television show.