At school, Brittany, Annie's best friend, deduces Annie had sex, as she had seen her and Charlie that day at the mall.
Brittany is concerned about this and notifies the school administration.
After two months of communicating electronically, Charlie invites Annie to meet him at the mall.While her parents are dropping off Annie's brother at college, Annie goes to the mall and awaits her first face-to-face meeting with Charlie.Fourteen-year-old Annie Cameron lives in suburban Chicago. When she meets Charlie in an online chat room, she establishes an instant connection with him. Over time, as the two bond by sending phone text messages and through instant messaging, he bumps his age up to 20, then 25.Annie is taken aback at first, but comes to believe that the two of them are in love.Charlie then has her try on some lingerie which he bought for her and begins to touch her inappropriately.
When she tells him no, he pushes her down onto the bed and rapes her, and even films the assault.
It has felt a bit strange, then, that the article which inspired Stitch doesn’t appear on the Stitch blog.
We thought it was high time we republished it here, updated to reflect what we’ve learned from the thousands of people who have registered for Stitch so far and told us their stories. We are all living decades longer than we once did, and are staying fitter, healthier (and in some cases, friskier) further into our wisdom years than ever before.
An older man was able to use that information to find her address and track her down at home when she was alone.
In another story, a 38-year-old man posed as “Christine” in a chat room, eventually luring a girl from her home so he could kidnap her, take her across state lines where she was raped, beaten, and displayed on the Internet.
The vast majority said they loved their spouses but sought an erotic encounter online because of boredom, a partner's lack of sexual interest or the need for variety and fun, Mileham said.