At the head of many stories you will find a colored text with
the rating and content codes.
Rated: G Contains: safe, no warnings
Rated: PG Contains:
sexual references, brief or near-nudity, mild violence and/or language
Youth safe pretty much. If you've found this, site, you've read
Rated: R Contains:
brief sexual descriptions/nudity, rough language and/or violent content Teens not warned, youths warned, particularly where it may be illegal
for you, though you've probably read worse.
Rated X Contains: sexual
content, violence, and/or extreme language Teens and youths
prohibited, others asked to observe any pertinent laws or restrictions.
Rated XX Contains: sex, rough
sex or extreme violence
youths prohibited, others asked to observe any pertinent laws or
Contains: extreme sexual descriptions, rape, death, and/or suicide Teens and youths prohibited, others asked to observe any pertinent laws
Following the letter rating code,
will be the age/content code. Youth, Teen, College, Adult. These will inform
you as to the ages of those in the story. If the rating reads Teens than
more than one teen is involved. College/Teen means a young adult and a teen
is involved. Teens/Youth would indicate more than one teen and a youth.
Youths/Adult would indicate more than one youth and one adult.
(*) - the
story has little story line and character development, is mostlysexual content
(**) - there is equal amounts of story, development,
and sexual content.
(***) - there is far more story and character
development than sexual content
G-rated stories will not have any
asterisks, and will have no sexual content.