The 4 bases of dating
in the context of peer pressure and desires to fit in.With sex quickly becoming the goal in and of itself, young people can feel the need to lose their virginity because everyone else is — and perhaps jump into bed before they're ready or truly want to. There are, as the top comment on this question notes, four bases in baseball, and these have corresponding sex acts associated with them. "I got to second base with that girl yesterday." "I didn't think I had a chance, but I made it to third base with her last night." One of the other answers has provided a nice link to the Wikipedia entry for baseball metaphors for sex.He explains this by saying "That's two home runs, and then she gives me back a triple." Home run is defined: Thank you for your interest in this question.Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 reputation on this site (the association bonus does not count).
Third base may include manual or oral sex for either partner.If we say home base = fourth base, that's 4 4 − 3 = 5, the subtraction because he was receiving instead of giving.But this is a joke, and probably not intended to be analyzed too closely. Although this wasn't what "House" referred to, Urban Dictionary lists fifth base as anal sex."It helps to focus on having fun throughout, instead of doing what it takes to reach the 'goal' of orgasm.
If you're not taking pleasure in the journey — or at least indulging some curiosity — then why keep going?
The sexual contact associated with each base has evolved dramatically since I was a teenager, although "home base" or "home run" has always meant intercourse, and "first base" has always meant kissing or snogging.