A Celebration of Sex After 50 by Douglas E. Rosenau

By Douglas E. Rosenau

A party of intercourse After 50 solutions particular, usually unasked questions about sexual themes, offers special suggestions and behavioral abilities for deepening sexual excitement and intimate companionship, and addresses different matters dealing with older including:

the common results of aging

common clinical difficulties and solutions

erectile functionality and using Viagra, Levitra, and Cialis

the results of different medicines on sexuality

postmenopause and estrogen replacement

prostate disorders

minimizing the influence of assorted illnesses on sexual function

overcoming roadblocks to intimacy

reviving and maintaining sexual desire

physical and emotional sexual fitness

finding support

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The tent is decorated with fleurs de lis, with golden teardrops (or candle flames) and with an embroidered device over the entrance: A mon seul desir (To my only desire). -P. Boudet has noted that this motto echoes a line of a courtly love song by Charles d’Orléans (1394–1465): De leal cueur, content de joye, Ma maitresse, mon seul desir, Plus qu’oncqes vous vueil server, En quelque place que je soye. 36 Thus the theme of the tapestries seems to be a renunciation of the senses in favour of love; but the tent the lady prepares to enter is empty – is it love of God or of a man?

Emotions develop in the course of the union. There is also asexual love, called by a different name in many societies, for one’s children, or one’s parents or one’s siblings, although the sexual implications, albeit forbidden, may always arise. One variety is known as Platonic love. 12 If we think of the wider meanings of the word ‘love’, it seems curious that we use it when the choice of partner is made by the couple, but not when we refer to one made by the parents, who are assumed to be active in their own interests rather than in those of their children (which could amount to their ‘love’ of their children).

As Anthony Giddens has put it, ‘[i]n (Western) romantic love attachments, the element of sublime love tends to predominate over that of sexual ardour. Notes for this section begin on page 52. 34 William M. Reddy The importance of this point can hardly be overstressed. The romantic love complex is in this respect as historically unusual as traits Max Weber found combined in the protestant ethic. ’3 Sociologists and psychologists frequently note that Western romantic love, as currently practised, may be overburdened with significance, and inadequate to the role it has been assigned in modern societies.

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