On the floor between rows of desks in an empty classroom, we see two pairs of feet, seemingly entwined. We don't see bodies or faces, but the uniform shoes tell us they are a teenaged boy and girl. We hear the girl's voice: "You got it?" A pause. "Give it to me, I'll put it on for you."
The boy apparently doesn't have it, and the girl, fun-loving though not a fool, storms out of the room. She'll only do it with boys who wear condoms, and that's not the case today.
Sex in a classroom _ even an intimation of it _ isn't something you expect to see on Thai television. And this isn't a preachy, moralistic lesson about safe sex for secondary school students, but a supremely frank depiction of hormonal typhoons. What we've described is one of the many controversial scenes from the sleeper hit television programme Hormones The Series, which has scored phenomenal ratings and YouTube views since the first episode aired in late May on cable channel GMM One.
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