For me, it would definitely be the ick factor. In a romance, i expect things to be on a happy upbeat level at the end. Kinda hard to do if someone is suffering from std's. If the book is not strictly a romance, then it might work.It's not too late to join, at all. Welcome!
That's a very good question and I'd like to throw it to the moderators and the participants. What do you think? Why are STD's virtually ignored in romance? Personally, I think these are fantasies and like to escape into them, so there is a certain amount of the "ick" factor in the subject...what does everyone else think?
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