One winter day a few years ago, I met a girl I really liked. I saw her at a park in Qatif. We started talking on the phone for hours every day. Her name was Samar. She was 18, pretty and slender, with long black hair and light brown skin.
Refworld | Afghanistan: The Taboo of Sexual Rejection
Try out PMC Labs and tell us what you think. Learn More. The sex life of Arabs is terra incognita for scientists and policy makers. Shereen El Feki. El Feki, a Canadian-Egyptian immunologist University of Cambridge and award-winning journalist for The Economist and Al Jazeera, spent the past five years taking the temperature in bedrooms across the Arab world - a region spanning 22 countries and numbering million people, in which the only acceptable, socially acknowledged context for sex is marriage