WEDDINGS
03/30/2016 04:29 pm ET

16 Confessions From People Who Waited Until Marriage To Have Sex

"It wasn't perfect but it was wonderful, intimate and adorably awkward."
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Though we're living in a time where pre-marital sex is widely accepted, there are still many men and women who choose to stay virgins until the wedding night

Some consider waiting one of the best decisions they've made, while others look back on the choice as a major source of regret. On Whisper, an app that allows users to share their secrets anonymously, people reflect on the experience of saving yourself for marriage. See what they had to say below:

  • 1
    I waited until marriage, so did my husband. Wasn
  • 2
    waited until my wedding night to have sex for the first time. I know howwrong this is, but sometimes I wish I had tried it with other men
  • 3
    My husband and I both lost our virginities on our wedding night. We had sexfour times that night.
  • 4
    I waited until marriage to have sex... then I realized I wish I hadexplored my sexuality more. Now it
  • 5
    I lost my virginity to my husband the morning after our wedding. It wasn
  • 6
    I was a virgin until my wedding night. My husband wasn
  • 7
    Yes, I waited until marriage. Yes, it was very hard. Yes, it was worth it.And oh yes, we still make up for lost time.
  • 8
    I waited until marriage to have sex only to find out she
  • 9
    I was a virgin until my wedding night... and I regret waiting. I feel likeI have to warn people.
  • 10
    I waited until my wedding night to have sex. My husband is terrible in bedand can
  • 11
    I waited to have sex until I was married. I deeply regret that decisionbecause on the extremely rare occasions we actually have sex, it isn
  • 12
    I waited to have sex until my wedding night. I was 22 and he was 24. Wewere both virgins. Whenever I tell others this, they seem to judge me andthink it would be stupid to do such a thing.
  • 13
    I waited to have sex until I got married. I regret it now. My wife and Iaren
  • 14
    I
  • 15
    I lost my virignity on my wedding night. Honestly I feel like it
  • 16
    My wife and I waited until marriage to have sex. She
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