It did not begin as a sexual union but it has outdistanced my most passionate love affairs.It takes as a given that the friendship that endures between lovers is more vital than the sexual love that flares between friends.
For me, sex and love are not very easily separable.
Romping recreational sex always seems like a lesser pleasure than great—if angst-filled—romantic love.
" The answer to this question is always yes, says my friend who lives in Paris.
"But, of course," he goes on, over a scrumptious lunch of stuffed roast lamb with wild mushrooms at Maxim's, "Europeans know better than ever to ask that question.
What we have together cannot be threatened because it is something we have found with no one else.