Compassion for the Benevento PM
The words used to request the filing of the case of rape of a husband against his wife tell the story of the lives of many people who have been taught to silence their own desire to make room for male desire. Perhaps the case will not be dismissed, but the story remains, in all its truth.
Reading the device with which the Public Prosecutor of Benevento asked the dismissal of the complaint of sexual violence of a woman against her husband, I found myself dealing with an unconscious feeling of compassion. Those words were printed inside me: the reported fact cannot be rape, says the prosecutor, because the man must "win that minimum of resistance that every woman, in the course of a stable and lasting relationship, in the fatigue of daily duties, [...]