Maybe it’s just me, but are Purity Balls getting even squickier?
During the ceremony, the fathers present their daughters with purity rings, and the duo become boyfriend and girlfriend
No no no no no no no. Please no. A father’s relationship with his daughter should be completely different than the boyfriend/girlfriend relationship. Blech.
And really, I hope that the sentence below is just an example of awkward and highly infelicitous structure…but it’s the kind of thing a competent editor should have caught immediately and not allowed to go on to publication.
Having sex with, kissing or touching a man (other than their fathers) before marriage is strictly prohibited.
It cites the Daily Mail. I’m just going to assume that level of illiteracy must be contagious.