8 Reasons Women Don’t Like the Missionary Position

The missionary position is the standard, classic position when it comes to sex, but it’s not always enjoyable for women. However, some women feel awkward telling their partners they don’t like the missionary position. Missionary’s not your style? You’re not alone. We surveyed our female readers to discover eight things they dislike about this position.

1. Her back rubbing against the sheets, which can burn

“It’s especially painful if he takes a long time to cum.” Even when you’re lying on the sheets, her back can start hurting like a bad rug burn. If you know he’s going to take longer to cum, try to lay on a soft towel or a pillow next time.