It may even be that her mother thinks it is kind of cute that her young daughter can attract an older boy.
She may not even mind your spending a lot of time alone with her younger daughter or even your spending the night at their home.
His soft-spoken, reserved manner belies Blackman's hulking physical presence -- a reminder of his days as a high school athlete.
Her mother does not seem to mind my being with her daughter.” This, however, is where the danger lies.
You see, it does not matter what this mother lets her daughter do.
On a sunny afternoon in December, he met a CNN reporter in the parking lot of the Stilwell Public Library, arm-in-arm with his mother, who is blind.
As he told his story, Blackman cast furtive glances at each passing car and sized up every person entering the library as if to ensure no one was after him.