Being a virgin later in life can be, perhaps above all things, an incredibly isolating experience. Some people grew up in religious communities or single-sex schools, which made sex more elusive or taboo. Other people felt unattractive or insecure growing up. Struggles with health, sexual orientation, and gender dysphoria were also common. For almost every single person, the biggest worry was not being good at sex, a very normal concern no matter when you lose your virginity.
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Helen King does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organisation that would benefit from this article, and has disclosed no relevant affiliations beyond their academic appointment. Republish our articles for free, online or in print, under Creative Commons licence. Looking back through European history, was the hymen always the definitive mark of virginity? This picked up an early Christian idea that virginity was spiritual as well as physical.
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Dating can be hard if you haven't had sex. The CW. But once a person is past a certain age — say, around 18, which is the average age to have sex for the first time in the United States, according to the Jacobs Institute of Women's Health — abstinence, whether it's intentional or not, can seem almost radical. Particularly if that person would like to date other people who may not have had the same experience. Dating and its various nuances, like trying to get to know another person through a series of scheduled activities, is challenging enough on its own.
Looking back through European history, was the hymen always the definitive mark of virginity? This picked up an early Christian idea that virginity was spiritual as well as physical. Virginity was something more than a hymen — and it was possible to be a virgin in the soul even if not in the body. By the 16th and 17th centuries, doubts about the hymen were widespread. No change there, then.