"For whatever reason, my lot in life is to be the person who people emotionally depend on. I'm idealized so much that I’m 'not allowed to be a flawed person who goes through hard times.'"
"A girl left her tampon in by accident. I was young and dumb, so I didn't know what was happening. I just kept going. I got rug burn on my penis from rubbing against it."
"After being cheated on, I now have an emergency plan at all times. I don’t make myself dependent in any way, and I don’t put my happiness in her hands. Even if we agree on sharing finances, I will still deduct an amount to my OWN emergency account."
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"My best friend cheated on all of his girlfriends. The sermon at his wedding made a joke: 'After meeting abroad, John returned home to take care of 'unfinished business.'"
"I didn't question the 'rotating boyfriends' my mom had in my life (despite being married to my dad) and the big wads of cash. You get used to it if it's the only thing you know."
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"I married my husband when I was 22 and he was 44. His oldest daughter is four years younger than me. We’ve been married for 20 years, and my step-kids and I are really close. The only 'problem' is he'll retire sooner than I can."
"Complete financial ignorance combined with impulsive spending. It's the only thing that puts a strain on us."
"Many guests were allergic to nuts, including the maid of honor. The venue accidentally served something with nuts, and the maid of honor became anaphylactic. She died on the way to the hospital."
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"Sexting without sending pictures. Basically just writing a story of you and your partner together over text, and telling each other what you wanna do."
There's always at least one.
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"Men tend to think they'll be 'swimming in women.'"
"In 8th grade, a guy and a girl were dating and sent nudes to each other. After they broke up, the girl sent her ex-boyfriend's nudes to other people. A police investigation happened, and the guy had to switch schools."
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"I ask my partner to send spicy pics, and that does it for me. Attraction and love has gone up — I always knew porn was fake."
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"I stayed with her for 10 years because of the guilt. She rinsed me of my inheritance, didn’t work, and had me pay all the bills."
"I photographed the groom and saw his eyes light up when a guest arrived. I looked over and it was a random cute woman in a short dress. He smiled, walked up to the woman, and swung her in his arms."
Sex Therapists Revealed Some Verrrryyyy Juicy Secrets, And It'll Change The Way You View Sex Forever
"I'm a therapist who specializes in gender and sexuality. I wish everyone knew (particularly young people and their parents) that it's okay for your identity to grow and change."
"I wasn't allowed to eat unless my ex was in the room with me and could see me clear my plate. I had to ask permission to go to bed and was purposely deprived of sleep. Sex was only on their terms and rarely reciprocated."
"My first serious boyfriend sucked on my breasts forever, and it got me so turned on. Now I've got a thing for lactating porn."
"Being invisible. Nothing about me matters anymore, and most things are even expected to be given up so the kids can thrive."
It's an unfortunate experience.