Pregnancy in Medieval Europe...

Pregnancy in Medieval Europe...

Pregnancy in Medieval Europe...

In medieval Europe, it was believed that a woman could not get pregnant, do not have an orgasm

These dark presentation led to a completely hopeless situation for women raped. If a woman became pregnant after being raped, then decided by the court, she experienced an orgasm, so what did she complain? You can hardly find violent process that is enjoyable.

If the woman is not pregnant, then the evidence that she was raped on the court was not. This medieval logic led to the fact that sexual intercourse with members of the lower class were very, very messy. Not surprisingly, in those days, entire villages were dying of syphilis.

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