How many people have you slept with? According to recent research , the new perfectly acceptable number of sex partners to have had is seven. That's down a sad three people from the "Goldilocks number" announced earlier this year. But hang on… because the lucky-number-seven study also reported that while most people miraculously claim to have had that exact number of partners, nearly half of all the respondents also admitted to lying about how many people they've been with. Hm… according to our calculations, that means if someone tells you they've slept with seven people, they're probably full of crap. Here's how it all breaks down.
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I like sex — in fact, I love it. Big deal. What happens in the bedroom stays in the bedroom. Or the kitchen, bathroom, or wherever else we end up. It means I value myself enough to know what I want and allow myself to have it. The idea that girls who have sex with various partners lack self-respect is outrageous and extremely insulting. I only sleep with someone if I feel an emotional connection.
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Emotions aren't always perfectly logical, especially when it comes to dating and relationships. If this particular problem keeps you up at night, know that you are not alone. LeslieBeth Wish , a licensed clinical psychotherapist, tells Elite Daily.
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