By Tracey Cox for MailOnline. Does your husband swap one wife for another when he leaves you for work in the morning? Nearly half of all professionals in the UK have or wish they had a 'work spouse', according to a recent survey. A work spouse is a co-worker, usually of the opposite sex or same sex if you're gay , that you have a close relationship with. It's platonic so there's no sexual intimacy but it's so close, it mimics marriage.
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But believe it or not, it can, and there are more couples interested in doing it than you may realize. Below, four women get real about what their own swinging experiences were really like. Remember that before you take the plunge on some new sexual activity, you and your partner want to talk things out and make sure you both feel emotionally and physically safe to move forward! My husband knew that I was bi-curious when we met, so on the anniversary of our first date, we decided to explore and went to a swingers club. Not all experiences were percent pleasurable, so we made an effort to have those conversations and keep the lines of communication open.
By Jennifer McKiernan. Chris and Henry Flanagan-Kane say they finally have equality, 15 years after civil partnership. By Jayne McCormack.