21 year old dating 18 year old
Love is love, but laws are laws and sketchy is sketchy.When it comes to statutory rape, sometimes there’s a shade of gray that makes things complicated, but we’re going to try to keep it real. If you’re underage you can’t consent to having sex. It’s not necessarily the violent rape you’re probably thinking of, but it’s still a form of rape.When you're 21, don't let yourself get into routines or ruts — do at least one new thing every weekend." –8."Don't rush through college to get into the real world.I know everything also seems like it sucks so much right now with schoolwork, college applications, scholarship applications, FAFSA, friends and all the other things that probably give you hives just thinking about them.I know you spend many nights crying yourself into a panic attack, unaware of where you could be in a year.
Yeah, it’s such a faux pas to link to Wikipedia, but they have an extensive list of the age of consent in every single country/state/territory on the planet so there you go.
Dear 18-year-old Jasmine, At this time in your life, you are applying for colleges, trying to figure out the next step in your journey.
I know you're restless, stressed and counting down the nanoseconds until graduation day.
"Live in the moment and enjoy every second of your college experience. "Search out free stuff to do, especially if you live in a big city like New York or Chicago.
At 21 I was so excited to get into the real world, but there really is no point in your life post college where you can have the experiences you are having at that very moment in time. I always felt like I didn't have any money to do things so I didn't take advantage of social or cultural experiences beyond going out drinking (which was fun, but not very enriching! There are so many cheap or free events or things to do, and these days you have apps that tell you exactly which ones you are physically closest to at any given moment.
(Photo by Dave Hogan/Getty Images)TORONTO, ON - JULY 12: Actress Kate Beckinsale and actor Michael Sheen attend the After-Party for the Canadian Premiere of 'Harry Potter and The Deathly Hallow Part 2' at Casa Loma on July 12, 2011 in Toronto, Canada.