First base in dating
When the mood strikes and inhibititions are low, it's easy for a goodnight peck on the cheek to develop into a trip around the proverbial sex bases.
Unless your objective is a one night stand, it's better to err on the side of slow and steady than quick and dirty.
Take time rounding the bases because the saying is true.
There are, as the top comment on this question notes, four bases in baseball, and these have corresponding sex acts associated with them.
If we say home base = fourth base, that's 4 4 − 3 = 5, the subtraction because he was receiving instead of giving.Although there are times where pure carnal instincts come into play, more often than not, a woman tends to give herself because she is seeking attachment, fulfilment or pleasure.Dating comes with a great deal of pressure in itself. "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.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.