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Obsidian Blue

Government drone by day and book lover and geek girl by night!

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Trigger Warning: This is Why I Haven't Listened to R Kelly in Years



This is gross and terrible. And this links back to the shit show I had of reading about FSOG this weekend. If everyone's reaction to this is terrible in real life, why do we think this is romantic via book form? 


According to the parents and former crew members, Kelly - who is currently on a tour of the US - keeps the young women at his rented homes in Atlanta and Chicago, orders them to call him "daddy", films their sexual encounters, and punishes them verbally and physically when they break his "rules". 


Asante McGee, a former member of Kelly's inner circle, claimed there are currently six women living in properties rented by Kelly, who controls “every aspect of their lives: dictating what they eat, how they dress, when they bathe, when they sleep, and how they engage in sexual encounters that he records”.