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Yes, but is it paedophilia?

Romeo and Juliet

Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet depicted in this oil on canvas by Ford Madox Brown circa 1869. Juliet is 13 years old in the play.

Even after his death, there continues to be outrage — deserved, in my opinion — around Jeffrey Epstein's 36 recorded counts of sexual abuse. Some of his victims were 14 years old.

But this is 2020, and even well-meaning people commenting on the matter get taken to task, for example, this: