A composite variable ended up being produced from three solitary items which had been standardised and then averaged.
Greater scores indicate greater knowledge of the partner that is sexual enough time the intimate contact took place (? =. 78). Particularly, individuals were expected: (a) ‘How long had you understood this girl during the time you first had sex? (in months)’ (open-ended; M = 23.60, SD = 28.41) (b) ‘How can you explain your relationship using this woman at that time? ’ (1=someone you merely came across to 5=spouse/long-term partner; M = 3.46, SD = 1.10) and (c) ‘At enough time you first had intimate connection with this girl, how good can you state you knew her?