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Throughout my junior high and high school years, he would call me into his class room to discuss silly insignificant things like the color I had chosen to make my geography maps.
Once, when there was a torrential rain pour after school (a rarity in our area of Alaska), I ran outside laughing and twirling as the fourteen year old child that I was.
I suddenly caught a glimpse of him staring through the glass doors, frozen, with a look on his face that made me hug my arms over my baggy boy’s polo shirt I was wearing and run inside, feeling guilty and dirty.
He later told me that he thought that moment of watching a young teen was one of the most seductive things he had seen.
On May 27th, Teresa Pecinovsky wrote a guest blog post on Rachel Held Evan’s I Will Not Be Silent Anymore in response to the #yesallwomen campaign site about a professor and minister who had repeatedly contacted her, slowly chipping away at her defenses until he sent her a sexually explicit text.
She then was sick with guilt wondering what she had done.
Eventually in college, I was able to break all contact with him.
Alaska’s age of consent is 16 and nothing he was doing was overtly sexual so it wasn’t illegal.
In fact, the more authoritarian the church is, the more important this rule becomes.I went to a small Christian school with about a hundred children K-12 and it was also a nondenominational church and community center.