I CALL MY wife a child bride, but hereabouts some people take the phrase more to heart and actually do it.
Walking around the main plaza the other day, I couldn’t help but notice this young mama for two reasons. One, her youth, and two, she was decked out like a banana.
The age of consent in Mexico varies by state, and can be as low as 12. In the State of Nayarit, it’s set at puberty.
Between 12 or puberty and 16, 17 or even 18, you’ve entered a nebulous zone, depending on individual states.
The entire matter appears to be legally muddy or, as Wikipedia phrases it, complex.
It was her attire that made just a black-and-white photo unfair. I wanted both views, and here they are.