Is Sex All That Matters?
“Is Sex All That Matter” by Joyce Garity, in her article she talks about how sex is the only thing people find pleasure. A girl named Elaine who lives with family of wife husband and their kids for couple of months. Elaine was also pregnant with her second child and first one was in foster care. Her first pregnancy was a mistake, and she was not sure who baby’s father was, after having sex with couple of sex partner. When Elaine was familiar with Garity she asked about her personal life. Ms. Garity came up of why she was not using birth control and she was embarrassed and explained “that it wasn’t romantic, “you could be really passionate about it” she explained.
Later when she was gone Ms. Garity was thinking about her when she went to salon for her hair cut while she was going through some beauty magazines. While she was looking at that she realize that how magazines trumpet sexuality page after leering page. How girls show their bare legs and don’t wear anything below crotch. Moving on she turn over couch page and saw models being naked to advertise their fragrance also wearing nail polish lying in bed. She remembered all this because Elaine use to love all this magazines and everybody loves looking at those magazines too. Looking at these magazine images and, soap-opera heroines gave her good idea to be like Claiborne’s she sees a way of life as her life supposed to be. Elaine sees the world as sexual and playful. People don’t worry about such problems such as birth control and spend much time thinking about other such topics or whether they should act of their sexual impulse. Years and years of exposure to this media-invented Elaine sets the image of sexual and attempts to mirror those images all those left her pregnancy. Elaine wasn’t the first one for selling their sex to sell underwear. People use sex as their sales tools and try to put their demand on high position. Young people are immersed from their...
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