Can a casual sexual relationship exact an emotional toll?
They feel protective of their privacy and peace of mind, but they haven't become eunuchs or hermits. But offered a chance to reconnect with someone from your past — dinner with your high school steady, for example — you might just surprise yourself by winding up in bed.
Is that a deplorably manipulative state of affairs?
Possibly — until you stop to consider how many of us are comfortable with being unpartnered but how few of us are willing to remain untouched.
An increasing number of college students now shower with their cell phone.
The average adolescent would rather lose a pinky-finger than a cell phone.
It makes sense for them to take care of those customers.