Because, although it saddened me a bit to see how quickly societal norms had squelched their free spirits, ultimately what I wanted them to learn was that they were in charge of their bodies. He was sad and she was angry and I was unsure as to how to handle the situation. One of my goals as a mother has been to teach my children to be comfortable with their bodies. I had a long talk with my son after breakfast. They will move away from her loud laughter and quick tears and sporadic leaps of joy. And if, for whatever reason, they wanted to keep them completely covered, that was their choice, too.
Aisha. Age: 25.
One day, there will be an older man on a train who believes her shirt is too revealing, a boyfriend who thinks her dress is too frumpy, and a predator who finds her jeans too tempting.
Amari. Age: 22.
Teen using family friend's computer discovers nude photos of his younger sister
Please make her get dressed. As long as my kids were within my eyesight and were wearing some sort of bottom covering, we were doing just fine. The thing is, I want my son to feel good at home. That guy liked that you were wearing a short skirt.