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He is very clear about about his interests in his letters (booys are ugly, girls over 12 are not interesting but young girls are) but there is no recorded evidence that he ever turned thoughts into actions.
His letters about Alice are almost extreme in their pleadings and manipulations of convincing her mother to let him see the child. They are manipulative and definitively urge others to take action that would fulfill a desire of his.