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…or like this…

Not sexy

…and the state of his finances was…

Empty pockets

…how many women would still have a hard desire for Christian Grey?  Seriously.  How many women would still think…

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…that this is at all okay?  Plotting an escape route.  Sexy.  It’s only because Christian looks like… 

Sexy on couch

 …or like…

Hot in a kilt…and has lots of…

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 …that scenes like this…

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 …are remotely acceptable, or worse, seen as romance. So many fans claim that Christian never abuses Ana, that she’s always a willing participant.  So many woman can no longer identify abuse and manipulation as long as the packaging is sexy and wealthy, and can’t wait to see it on the big screen next year (director Sam Wood won an argument with E.L. James, and so will be portraying Ana quite differently, as the instigator of everything, which you can see in one of the trailers).

This is utterly terrifying.