I don't even know how to begin to process this.
Many members here have dealt with "escorts". Including myself. IMO escorts = prostitutes so I have always referred to them as prostitutes/whores when discussing them on SI.
Update November 2013: It only took seven years but I finally turned a corner. :)
We're in MC for R, and I guess it's time to 180 his ass... again. Good grief.
Regardless I am SO very sorry.