When it comes to marriage, emotional and sexual intimacy are two sides of the same coin. In successful marriages, we see a pretty decent balance. We see a couple who is going through life as best friends, and who just happen to think the other is pretty damn hot. Sex is a "use it or lose it" kind of thing.
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Think of this scenario that happens in bedrooms all across the world: As you climb into bed, your mate whispers to you, "Honey lets have sex." Still angry about the argument you had earlier, you roll over and reply, "I'm not in the mood" and go to sleep. Sex has just been used a weapon to punish your spouse.