Compensating for Something is the related trope where an afflicted man owns a very large car or boat, or fountain, etc. It is one of the few body image tropes that is Always Male. This is mostly a Take Our Word for It trope. Can be a part of a Humiliation Conga or Shameful Strip. Inverse of Gag Penis. Contrast Bigger Is Better in Bed.
Here's how to inoculate ourselves against negative ones. Verified by Psychology Today. All About Sex. And every time, comments have poured in from gals calling me a fool, saying that size matters a great deal to them.
A few months ago, I had a round of these conversations with the usual suspects in my life. Think of it as a dick Overton window: a continuum of acceptability, but in this case, one that varies from person to person. Boyfriend dicks have a measurable component, of course, but not a consistent one.