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Nymphomania is also known as hypersexuality. When a person is hypersexual, he or she engages in sexual activity to the extent that it is harmful. The term nymphomania is no longer accurate, and at the time Ruby is narrating her story the term is still used to describe females with libidos.


Wikipedia: Hypersexuality

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New Orleans Skyline
Public DomainNew Orleans Skyline - Credit: Quadell