What was more, Timothy was the one hoping for a romantic entanglement, not Titus, so the latter stood nothing to gain for his trouble.
The story passed among my friends in short order and every last one of them hinted, none too subtly, that they would sure like to meet this man.
Staying Focused Dealing with Your Partner Coping with Sexual Urges Community Q&A Sexuality has been more than emphasized in today's society.
TV, radio, Internet, books, magazines and media in general. By staying focused, talking to romantic partners, and finding healthy ways to cope with sexual urges you can successfully practice abstinence.
But if the fear tactic is to be employed at all, the emphasis ought to shift to the bad impact that premarital sex, sometimes even with the fiancee, has on marriages.
The statistic is appalling: by the age of 19 years, 85 percent of American men have had sex.
Thirty percent will have done so by the age of 15, half by the age of 17.
An ethic based on the fear of traumatic physical consequences will not last very long in the face of a few countervailing examples.
My brother and I ended up agreeing that there had to be more to it than that.