What Were the Problems with Elvis and Priscilla Presley
A renewed interest in the fabled life of the King of Ro
ck 'n' Roll
Roll has been sparked by the new "Elvis" film.
One significant facet of the singer's life,
however, was overlooked: his contentious courtship of Priscilla Presley.
While the 10-year age difference and the couple's connection
startling fact that Priscilla and Elvis met in Germany in 1959,
when Elvis was 24 and she was 14.
The specifics of Elvis and Priscilla's relationship are inappropriate by today's standards
because to the increased awareness of sexual grooming and exploitation that follows most problematic power dynamics.