I would wake up a lot earlier than him and I'm almost certain he saw me masturbating some mornings but he never mentioned it. I am excited but I still masturbate. ProQuest Dissertations and Theses, Modern day teenagers are exposed to more media on a daily basis than any generation before them. The result is classification of the individual into a identity diffusion in which all children begin, b Identity Foreclosure in which commitments are made without the exploration of alternatives, c Moratorium, or the process of exploration, or d Identity Achievement in which Moratorium has occurred and resulted in commitments. Therefore, if a competing male sees him masturbate or knows he is masturbating, he will think "Aha!