What's more, fewer survey respondents agree that "there's too much emphasis on sex today" than they did in though maybe Janet Jackson's wardrobe malfunction at the Super Bowl had us fed up back then. For some, dating just one partner may be too limiting. Ironically, a wandering partner may be doing you a big favor. Surprisingly few people say the cheating did irreparable harm to their relationship: What's more, some report that infidelity made their relationship better.
Perhaps some of these lucky "no effect" folks had struck a pragmatic arrangement; one survey respondent added, "We lived miles apart at the time and agreed to a 'don't ask don't tell' policy.
Sex in the Fifties
Are they inspiring, comforting, or troubling? Get AARP member discounts on travel, shopping and more. In the next 24 hours, you will receive an email to confirm your subscription to receive emails related to AARP volunteering. Honestly, with my first wife, the sex was good for maybe the first week and then it was pretty much nonexistent. The percentage of people who say they engage in affectionate acts like hugging, kissing, and caressing at least once a week also fell between and Luckily for us nosy types-and those who have a purely academic curiosity about the sordid details of other people's sex lives-AARP has released the official findings of its Sex, Romance, and Relationships Survey.