If you are in the heat if the moment, here are some suggestions of things to say: In a healthy relationship, it’s important to discuss and respect each other’s boundaries on the regular.It’s not okay to assume that once someone consents to an activity, it means they are consenting to it anytime in the future as well.You may have heard the phrase “no means no.” That’s totally true, but it doesn’t really provide a complete picture of consent because it puts the responsibility on one person to resist or accept an activity.It also makes consent about what someone want to do.On the opening night of the Proms this year pianist Igor Levit played the popular tune wearing an EU badge. How can we make our long distance relationship work when my girlfriend doesn’t like to talk on the phone?
Consider having these conversations during a time when you’re not being physically intimate.
Some people are worried that talking about or getting consent will be awkward or that it will “ruin the mood,” which is far from true.
If anything, the mood is much more positive when both partners feel safe and can freely communicate about what they want.
They will hand out 10,000 cloth EU flags to the 6,000-strong audience at the Royal Albert Hall - double the amount that were given out last year.
The EU Flags Proms Team group raised £4,000 to fund its pro-Brussels stunt during tonight's event, which will be broadcast live to millions by the BBC.