TITLE

Let's Talk About Sex

AUTHOR(S)
Nelson, Antonya
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Texas Monthly;Sep2008, Vol. 36 Issue 9, p86
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the difficulty of explaining sexual intercourse to children, especially her own children. She describes the embarrassment she felt during her sex education moments. She emphasizes the importance for parents to inform their children about safe sex. She recounts the experience of their babysitter when her children filled condoms with water at a park in New Mexico.
ACCESSION #
33826361

 

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