You never know when the urge will hit: while out on a hike, at a stroll through the farmer's market, late night in a dimly lit bar. What happens when the mood strikes, but you won't make it back to the bedroom for hours? Giving into your body on the spot is just one of the reasons you should try having sex in public. But trust me, there are plenty of them. As long as you and your partner are both willing and feel safe, getting busy somewhere other than your boudoir may be the tryst that you'll be bragging about for the rest of your life.
There's no shame in this game, in fact, The Los Angeles Times reported that people of all ages like having sex in public. Meaning everyone from college students to retirement community residents report doing the deed on park benches, pools, and cars. Additionally, a 2007 New York Magazine article shared the results of an Elle–MSNBC.com survey, which found that 22 percent of Americans had done it in public at some point. If you're thinking of joining the ranks of this x-rated public action club, use these nine reasons you should try having sex in public as motivation to take the leap.