To Be More Intimate with Your Partner, Know Yourself First


What do you think of when you contemplate being intimate with your partner?  Many would answer ‘sex’ or some variation on that theme.  But romance researchers tend to look more broadly at intimacy than that, and with good reason.  Good sex in long-term relationships rests upon a deeper, more full connection than ‘just’ sex, cuddling or romance.  One useful model for thinking about what generates strong intimacy between partners has been..

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