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Urgency to lose virginity

Julie Ramos Photo credit: Annie Paige

Julie Ramos

October 7, 2014

As a teenager I read the books and watched the chick flicks, but I never imagined how or when it would happen. In the back of my mind, I hoped losing my virginity would be romantic – euphoric even. Flashback to 2009. It’s the morning after the biggest party of the year. My makeup’s smeared...

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Chantal Richards

September 18, 2013

The media tends to make losing your virginity seem like a piece of cake. In reality, only a few lose it in the way they envision. No one is really ready to start having sex, ever. It is common for the act to begin spontaneously, after one lets his or her guard down, and the first time isn’t alw...

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