At another place, there is a thread entitled:Masturbation: The Worst Sin of All?
It is, strangely enough, in the Religion sub-section, but the position seriously put was this -Leaving aside the religious overtones, is there some merit in that view? I have never regarded 'having a quick wank' as an evil of any sort, but what do people here think? :Oit is about self control and self mastery. When you are the "Master of your Domain" you are honoring the temple of the body. You do not make your carnal pleasure an idol which you exploit without any other purpose than the fleeting physical experience.