Any contact with the person becomes as potent as a drug addiction. Friendship becomes emotional sex when the feel-good brain chemicals and hormones that are released when even thinking about that person take over.As I grew older though, a closed bedroom door at night provided me privacy to let my introverted self relax and decompress from the day’s stresses and demands.
The idea was that if you sat down with a perfect stranger and exchanged these 36 questions, you would have shared enough intimate information with them to create a feeling of closeness in just one conversation.
Last year, Cleveland Rape Crisis Center fielded more than 3,000 calls to its phone hotline.
These expanded services for survivors are part of program expansions funded through the Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) program administered by the Ohio Attorney General, Crime Victims Services (read the announcement).
Especially in the privacy of your bedroom with the door locked and window shades drawn?
Most likely—and hopefully—your answer is a firm, “No!