Soft whispers and passionate kisses tell a story of sex, but not the whole story, and not always the most interesting or important part of it.
Hence the importance of scientific theorizing and observation, which seek to explore the sexual encounter from different surprising perspectives in an attempt to understand the event fully and place the private scene in its surrounding social context.
The one who’s in love will do everything to save the relationship, even if it costs them big concessions.
We then compared and contrasted activities that interested at least 15% of our male or female respondents.
While there was a decent amount of overlap (everybody likes exercise, swimming and walking), a few activities stood out as unique for each sex.
We often describe or imagine the sexual event as an ecstatic occurrence bathed in candlelight and fragrant incense, with satin sheets and silk handcuffs, hot bubble bath, smooth Barry White, and cold bubbly.
This is all well and good, but viewing the sexual act as a private mind-body event can obscure important truths about its deep nature and meaning.