Not all of us lose our virginities at age 16 in the back of an old Camry. My advice tends to be yes: your virginity isn't anything to be ashamed. Wow, I can't believe what I'm giving advice on. Losing virginity! What? I don't know how I came to the idea of offering advice on having your first.
I didn't catch anything when I lost my virginity, but I definitely could have. It can happen to you and it does change a lot about your life."—B. I was 19 when I lost my virginity, two years older than the average American woman. I'm talking vaginal intercourse here, the heterocentric.
No matter how old you are when you lose your virginity, it's always, um, interesting, to say the least. It doesn't matter how many movies you. Losing your virginity is big deal, no matter what anyone else says. It's the first time you fully give your body to someone else, and accept theirs.