Touch is a basic human need.... and touching does build intimacy but I can't get over the artificiality of paying for it. Just seems too fleeting... the add on charges for a hug, for a pat on the head, for putting your head on her lap...
Woman Gets Paid To Cuddle With Strangers
Pay for hugs - Japan
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