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What Do You Wish Your Parents Had Told You About Sex…

My mother would literally cover her ears…

I never got any verbal communication, my mother would literally cover her ears any time I asked a question remotely linked to sexual behavior. I was shown NOVA's "The Miracle of Life" by my grandmother. [...]

February 5th, 2013|Categories: From Young Adults|

I’m scared to death…

I wish my parents would've told me how hard it was to resist men because i had to learn on my own. all they would say is that i shouldn't have sex til I'm married [...]

February 5th, 2013|Categories: From Young Adults|

Setting limits when it comes to sex…

My parents never told me about unequal love and that an adult is responsible for setting limits when it comes to sex, love and relationships. That sex between a 13 year old and a 24 [...]

February 5th, 2013|Categories: From Young Adults|

While it would have been awkward…

I wish my mom had talked to me more about sex and masturbation. While it would have been awkward as shit, I would have appreciated knowing that I wasn't weird or just being a lonely [...]

February 5th, 2013|Categories: From Young Adults|

With unrestrained honesty…

I don't remember getting the "talk." I always knew, because whenever I had a question about anything my mom always answered with unrestrained honesty. When I got into high school she stressed how important it [...]

February 5th, 2013|Categories: From Young Adults|

Instead of lecturing me…

I wish my mum had talked to me in a more easy-going way instead of lecturing me (not just once, but constantly since I was seven). I wish she had been a little less of [...]

February 5th, 2013|Categories: From Young Adults|