In the late s, masturbation was thougtht to cause everything from insanity to acne. So, it HAD to be deterred. Designed to deter wet dreams by causing enough pain to waken the sleeper if an erection threatened. It looks an awful lot like a Spermatorrhoea Ring — probably all kinds of competing erection prevention patents around.
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It should come as no surprise that an archival search of the U. We Americans, after all, have long been unrivaled in both our spirit of entrepreneurial inventiveness and our pathological prudery. The competition was fierce, but between the years and , a total of 36 applications for such strange devices received patents. So without further ado, here are thirteen notable ones, listed in the order of their appearance. To apply the instrument the springs are adjusted and secured by the screw to make the ring of such size as to make it pass easily over the penis … and so remains until the organ commences to be distended and by its pressure outward against the spring, moves the end of the said spring off the roller and liberates the pin, which is then by the sudden contraction of the spring, made to prick the penis with sufficient force to produce pain enough to wake the patient. There were some kinks in the operating system, however, that later inventors sought to improve upon.
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Masturbation is the sexual stimulation of one's own genitals for sexual arousal or other sexual pleasure, usually to the point of orgasm. Studies have found that masturbation is frequent in humans of both sexes and all ages, although there is variation. Various medical and psychological benefits have been attributed to a healthy attitude toward sexual activity in general and to masturbation in particular. No causal relationship is known between masturbation and any form of mental or physical disorder.
This will not post anything on Facebook or anywhere else. Show me someone who says they've never watched porn and I'll show you a liar. We all have, at some point of time or the other, intentionally or unintentionally, seen at least a snippet of that-which-must-not-be-named and spent some 'quality time' with ourselves in the process. However, even though it's extremely common, there are some who are disgusted beyond words by the mere idea of playing with themselves. Source: Brian Theodore.