Topic: Sex

My Husband Has A Low Sex Drive, and I’m (Mostly) OK With It

My Husband Has A Low Sex Drive, and Iâm (Mostly) OK With It

We all know the trope: the horny husband approaches the bed, eager for the sex that he is not getting frequently enough. The wife sighs and says, “Not tonight, dear, I have a headache.” Though this scene is now the stuff of parody (to judge by brilliant takes on it in movies like Date Night and This Is 40), the mentality that fostered it is still the same: men are sex-crazed animals walking around all day with perma-boners, and we long-suffering women must learn to deal with it, either by “indulging” their impulses or by denying them again and again. More »