Finally RealizingI'm 26/f and up until a few days ago I had no idea that "Asexuality" was a real orientation. I googled it as kind of like a joke thinking that only certain animals were asexual but maybe humans felt like that sometimes. Boy was I surprised at what came up. Truth is I've only gone out with a few guys in the past. They were nice guys and there was no reason for me not to like them, except the fact that I didn't have any feelings for them. I tried to force the feelings but that didn't work. Sooner or later I dumped them. Sometimes I got the "why is it so easy for everyone else to start a relationship and I can't" attitude. Now that I know there is such a thing as asexuality I feel a little bit better and a little less weird. Although it still sucks. Am I gonna be alone the rest of my life? I do want a long-term relationship and would like to get married someday. But how do you explain the fact that you don't care about sex to a potential husband? I don't think I'm ever going to meet someone who'll understand that. Atleast I know now that I'm not the only one in the world who feels like this. So thanks for being here and thanks for reading.
OutOfPlace186 26-30, F 3 Responses 2 Jun 15, 2012