polygamous heterosexuality & pregnancy

Lori nospam at nospam.com
Sat Oct 24 16:36:51 EST 1998


anonymous wrote:

> Hi,
> During a lecture in Psychology 18: Human Development, the following
> statements we're made by several classmates but could not be verified,
> Concerning polygamous heterosexuality & pregnancy:
> * A woman's regular partner's sperm will be dominant and agressively
> "attack" a foreign or new partner's sperm if both are present in the woman's
> sexual organs at the same time. ( Territorial Phagocytosis of some sort ?)
> * A woman who has sperm in her from 2 different partners, will fertilize
> with the partner who has given her the most pleasure and/or the partner whom
> she has the strongest attraction for. ( Does orgasm have any physiological
> effects on fertility?)
> Can anyone verify these or similiar points and possibly site case studies or
> research?
> Please respond via this newsgroup.
> Thank you.
> No, this is not a request for help with homework. It's just a very
> provocative & interesting subject that I'd like 2 hear more about.

A couple years ago a woman in Colorado gave birth to faternal twins of which
each had a different father.  The story was that this woman was in the process
of a divorce and somehow  (to make the story short) ending up having sex with
her soon to be ex-husband and then later returned home and had sex with her
boyfriend (soon to be husband) within approx. a few hours.  No one suspected
anything till after one of the babies were born looked like her exhusband -
paternity tests were done and did prove that the exhusband did father one of
the children and the other child was from the other man.

Something to think about.




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