Some have very small openings, and some even have multiple openings in the hymen. If I was being a virgin for myself, I would have waited longer to have sex Amanda also fell pregnant soon after she left home. It is not some kind of protective tissue that bars the entry of a penis. She says her father was the one who insisted that his four daughters get tested and that he would get the results. So here is an attempt to unravel the mystery behind the Hymen. And why should our sense of worth be determined by whether or not we are virgins? It also has an opening in it, so that menstrual blood and other secretions can get out.
In contrast, Zanele believes the virginity tests protect her.
Hymen and virginity: How to separate myth from fact
She says her father was the one who insisted that his four daughters get tested and that he would get the results. A little of the tissue may remain around the opening of the vagina, but that's usually it. Some girls are born without a hymen. Amanda says she hated being examined and prodded by her grandmother and other women. Call for Contributions TheaCare invites you to write for the platform, on any of the topics, themes suitable for the space. Amanda remembers having her first virginity test when she was 7 years old. What is important to remember is that virginity is not a thing.