Quickie (sex)

Quickie (sex)

A quickie refers to a brief or spontaneous episode of sexual activity, with the couple finishing it in a very short amount of time.

Generally a couple will skip foreplay. A quickie does not require full copulation; it may be limited to oral sex or mutual masturbation.cite book
title=Sexual Intimacy in Marriage
author=William Cutrer
others=Sandra Glahn
publisher=Kregel Publications
] Quickies can be "a major turn-on" but still may not give a woman enough time to lubricate naturally. [cite book
title=Pleasure: A Woman's Guide to Getting the Sex You Need, Want, and Deserve
author=Hilda Hutcherson

Some consider quickies a solution to unequal sexual desire in a relationship, but if they become the only form of sex, the relationship may suffer.

For gay men, a quickie usually refers more specifically to a casual sex encounter such as a hand job, [cite book
title=Sex Tips for Straight Women from a Gay Man
author=Dan Anderson, Maggie Berman
] often taking the form of street cruising. Neither practice is especially common among lesbians, however. [cite book
title=Odd Girls and Twilight Lovers: A History of Lesbian Life in Twentieth-Century America
author=Lillian Faberman
publisher=Columbia University Press


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