A formal dance where Dad's go with their 'faithful' daughters, for the latter to pledge to preserve her virtue until marriage or when necessary.
Wayne: Hey lindsay, will you be attending the ball?
Lindsey: what ball?
Wayne: Purity ball of coarse, o I forget I just broke your virginity accidentally.
a creepy, covertly incest
uous ritual in which a girl "gives" her virginity
to her father who will "give" it to her husband on her wedding
day. inherently misogynist
, since no one seems to care about what boys do with their dingaling
s. usually put on by evangelical fundie Christian
dads who "date" their daughters, exhibit lots of family love
, and have an unhealthy interest in their daughters' sexuality.
Did you see the Glamour
article on incest-fest... er, I mean, purity balls?