Female Sexual Desire - What Motivates Women to Have Sex?

A Compelling Force

Sexy Asian Woman

Sexual desire is quite simply the force or motivation that compels us to reproduce, to have sex. It is no different than the desire to eat and sleep. We need to eat and sleep to survive as individuals, and reproduce to exist as a species.

It is a primary urge that significantly influences our lives, because it is essential to our survival. It often controls us more than we control it. While we may try to suppress our sexuality, our sexual desire and energy will be expressed in one form or another.

Since we now have the means of avoiding conception, our sexual desire often becomes a desire for pleasure and intimacy, i.e. recreational sex.

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