Mating in Captivity by Esther Perel

By Esther Perel

One of many world's most dear voices on erotic intelligence, Esther Perel bargains a daring, provocative new tackle intimacy and intercourse. Mating in Captivity invitations us to discover the paradoxical union of domesticity and sexual hope, and explains what it takes to convey lust home.Drawing on greater than two decades of expertise as a therapist, Perel examines the complexities of maintaining hope. via case reports and vigorous dialogue, Perel demonstrates how extra interesting, playful, or even poetic intercourse is feasible in long term relationships. clever, witty, and as revelatory because it is easy, Mating in Captivity is a sensational e-book that may rework how you dwell and love.

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He pointed out that there was no word from Jesus in the New Testament condemning the marriage of the apostles—indeed, the Apostle Peter had been married, and it is possible (according to Luther) that Paul and Jesus himself may have been married as very young men. ” In Luther’s time, numerous clergymen lived with women, many of whom had borne them children, although these unions were not sanctioned by the Church. At the age of forty-two, Luther married a runaway nun and set about to establish the model of the married pastor’s home that was to become influential in Protestant circles.

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Later he wrote to relieve her concern about troubling him: “If I could write as well as you, my sorrows would be as eloquent as yours. but upon my Word I cannot” (312, Oct. 23, 1775). John consoled Abigail, but also by letter—he did not return. If there was an undercurrent of requesting his presence in her letters, if John felt great tension between his country and his family, his greater loyalty was expressed by his behavior. He wrote comforting letters to her from Philadelphia. A different episode developed less than two years later.

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