Mothers are also blamed for not putting a stop to the incest once it is discovered.
Those crossing their fingers in hopes that the girl next door had gone bad quickly notes that naked Taylor was actually naked wax Taylor.
In a major portion of the literature, mothers are blamed - because they went out to work, or were ill in hospital, or allowed themselves to become fat and unattractive, or were cold and unloving.
She's the best friend you wish you had! The very person to whom she would run as her protector, if she were assaulted by some other man, has become the person from whom she must run.
This is arguably the most heartbreaking loss-of-virginity scene in cinema, as a gang of bored Texas teens round up slow-witted Billy and drag him down to the corpulent local hooker to make a man of him.
But also he is placing on her an impossible burden.