Your Friend Regularly Touches You or Hits You Non-Consensually
Non-consensual intimate contact is probably one of the most typical kinds of refusing to respect boundaries in just a relationship. I’ve pointed out that this is often specially typical in a few homosexual and/or queer communities where the lines between friendship and sexual relationships can be extremely blurry.
I’d a pal whom really licked me personally (!) non-consensually, for a daily basis. Whenever I asked him to cease, he told me personally to “lighten up” and he did this with “all his most readily useful buddies”(!!).
Nonetheless, intimate harassment and assault within friendships is very typical across communities. Continue reading