The status of pederasty has changed over the course of history, at times considered an ideal and at other times a crime.

In the history of Europe, its most structured cultural manifestation was Athenian pederasty, and became most prominent in the 6th century BC.

He soon settled into the school's routine, finding a variety of outlets for his academic, sporting and creative talents.

A keen sportsman who loves abseiling, football and skiing, he has a reputation for being "one of the lads", unlike his more serious brother, to whom he is very close.

Ever since Prince Harry was a toddler, there's been an impish side to his character.

And as he matured into a young man determined, he declared, to continue his mother's charitable works, the fun-loving, devil-may-care side to his personality has landed him in a few scrapes.

Greek pederasty's various forms were the subject of philosophic debates in which the purely carnal type was unfavorably compared with erotic friendships and moderate forms, known as Sophrosyne.

In most countries today, the local age of consent determines whether or not a person is considered legally competent to consent to sexual acts, and whether such contact is abusive to the young person.It wasn't the first time the tabloids had had a field day with Harry's behaviour.The previous year he was involved in a scuffle with a photographer outside a London nightclub.During this time he also visited Argentina and Africa, where he made a documentary about the plight of orphans in Lesotho.Showing the same compassionate streak as his mother he went on to found his own charity, Sentebale, with Prince Seeiso of Lesotho.And by the time he arrived at Ludgrove School in 1992, the cheeky little boy had already built up a reputation as an athlete and rider.