Your child is heading off to college and might, as you possibly did, hook up with an eventual life partner. Unfortunately, “hooking up” isn’t the same thing it was years ago. Today’s hooking up, also called “hit it and quit it,” is a sexual encounter with no expectation of a future together and has replaced dating as the most common means of sexual encounters in colleges across the nation. It might be time to have another “sex” talk with your child, though it will be very different from discussions of sex that may have taken place when your child was in the 5th grade.

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