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I'd also have to try and find a well-lit place so I could see him and read his lips.Sexually, there was always the issue of whether I should keep my hearing aids (and later, cochlear implants) on or not.
The best part is I don't have to listen to anyone's weird sex noises. It has some challenges, but for the most part it's pretty much the same.
They'd fall off or get bumped off a lot, so I'd usually take them off before, but then communication was a challenge because I couldn't hear.
Woman B: Sexual challenges as a teen were the same as most young woman in terms of wondering what positions I should do and if something would hurt or not.
Woman A: I had my first boyfriend at 14, but not a "real" one until I was 21. Woman C: I didn't have an official date until my freshman year of high school.
Woman A: Prior to getting my cochlear implants, it was hard for me to date the guy I was seeing at the time because I couldn't hear him well and he'd get frustrated.
Woman B: My current partner and I tend to speak or sign beforehand about what we like/don't like.