Henry Cavill + Elmo Teach Us About Respect

Photo: (Getty)

Photo: (Getty)

Just when you thought “Man Of Steel” star Henry Cavill and his chin dimple couldn’t get any hotter, “Sesame Street” released this amazing video of him teaching kids all about Aretha Franklin‘s fave word: “R-E-S-P-E-C-T.”

+ Watch Henry Cavill (and Elmo) Talk About Respect

“The word respect means treating someone in a way that makes them feel cared for and important,” says Henry, while encouraging the Big Bad Wolf not to mess with the Three Little Pigs. I’d give anything for Henry to make me feel cared for and important. Preferably while shirtless.

Although “Sesame Street” is a children’s show, people of all ages could stand to respect each other a little more. Love Is Respect is an org that is all about teaching teens and young adults about the meaning and importance of respect in relationships. 1 out of 3 young people in the U.S. is a victim of physical, sexual, emotional or verbal abuse from a dating partner.

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