“Why do you think Jackie can and most women including Vel can’t or rather have an aversion to it?” Alex inquires.
“I’ll tell you why.” Joe replies.
“Take it Joe.” Jack adds.
“What I’ve noticed that about one of five women have been sexually assaulted at least once in their lives. But then you have the other eighty percent of women who have not experienced it. It’s as if it were a disease. So, the thinking is, if I don’t acknowledge that I could ever be in any kind of danger; then the danger doesn’t exist for me. And that it only happens to the unlucky ones who are somehow inviting it.” Joe responds.
“So, you’re saying that if it hasn’t occurred in their lives, then it doesn’t need to be addressed. And the less we address it, the more it will just go away?” Alex queried scratching his head in wonderment.