Gloved and ready, I began my examination of Linda's genitalia. Following my instructions carefully, I inserted my fingers into her vagina and palpated her glands at 10 o'clock and 2 o'clock. We were told to think of the vulva as a clock face. I found myself being self-conscious, feeling as though fumbling in a pelvic exam would imply some sort of sexual inadequacy. I can't tell you how uncomfortable it is to be touching a woman in such sensitive, private areas with the fear that you will hurt her or accidentally cross some line and touch her... More >>>