Sometimes I sit on the sofa as the kids come in, each with their own version of breaking news that needs my absolute attention, and feel as flat as a piece of paper. As I pointed out in March, most men remain sexually active into their 70s. I feel certain of my body. We are way too busy trying to save our marriages, panicking about our financial futures and wondering how to keep our jobs post As my year-old daughter likes to remind us when she sees her parents as much as kiss: I had sexual freedom, and I did not value it. According to the new study, as well as the study I wrote about in Marchwomen's sexual ardor declines precipitously after menopause.
Could that driving force post puberty, the all-consuming passion that kept us in bed all day and up all night be one of the devastating losses to be endured along the road?
The Science of Cougar Sex: Why Older Women Lust
I have had three miscarriages among my pregnancies, and two horrible bouts of postnatal depression that were far more agonising than childbirth was and lasted months, not a few hours. Laura is adamant that her affairs are saving her marriage rather than putting it at risk. Also, whether the women were mothers didn't matter. As my year-old daughter likes to remind us when she sees her parents as much as kiss: For a wired generation, the automatic place to turn to for satisfaction is the internet. University of Texas psychologist David Buss wrote the article, which appears in the July issue of Personality and Individual Differenceswith the help of three graduate students, Judith Easton who is listed as lead authorJaime Confer and Cari Goetz.