A sexual fantasy, also called an erotic fantasy, is a deliberatefantasyor pattern of thoughtswith the goal of creating or enhancing sexual feelings; it ismental imagerythat an individualconsiderserotic. A fantasy can be a long, drawn-out story or a quick mental flash of sexualimagery; its purpose can range from sexual motivations, such assexual arousaland reachingorgasm, to simply passing time or helping a person fall asleep ( Wikipedia.).Regardless of how you view yourself - as prudish or promiscuous, whether you are old or young, you must have had some fantasies about sex at one time or another. Sexual fantasiesare generally sexual practices in which you would not normally engage, and may eveninclude unnatural or illegal acts. Sexual fantasies have been given a bad rap despite their rolein sexual therapy. For years, sexual fantasies have been associated with symptoms of emotional, sexual and psychological disturbances illness. However, sex research hasrecognised sexual fantasies as positive forms of erotic expression. Sexual fantasies addexcitement to sex which can easily become mechanical, sterile and boring. In addition, it has been suggested that because sexual fantasies are private and do not depend on the participation of a partner, they may be more revealing than actual behavior of gender differences in sexuality ( Eliss & Symons,1990 ).In fantasy one can imagine anything onelikes, however unrealistic, without experiencing embarrassment or rejection or societal andlegal restrictions. Sexual fantasies therefore may provide a unique insight into the differentscripts that may underlie sexual behavior in men and women ( Gagnon & Simon, 1973 )2
Does the picture shows intimacy or Sexual Fantasy??? Having sex outdoors actually oneof the common sexual fantasy.TThe Dream of the Fisherman’s Wife by Hokusai is an artistic depiction of sexualfantasy.