Man wonders if he’s gay because he’s never had a girlfriend after being sexually assaulted as a kid
A man has appealed to famed UK columnist Dear Deidre with a pressing question: If he endured sexual assault as a kid, does that make him gay?
“I am a 27-year-old man and I’ve never had a girlfriend because of something that happened when I was 11,” the anonymous man writes. “My 14-year-old cousin was wrestling with me and then he took me to a quiet area. He wrestled me again but this time he pulled down my shorts and pants and sexually assaulted me.”
“I didn’t know what he was doing,” the man continues. “These things weren’t spoken about in my family. As I grew up, I got to understand what it was all about and although I was angry at first, I