Originally Posted by CielDuMatin
They are presented (to my observations) as a perfectly natural and normal part of what it is to be poly and go to conferences.
The idea of that level of intimacy with complete strangers seems utterly mind-boggling to me.
For what it's worth, my mind also boggles at the thought of cuddling with strangers.
I assume participation in such events is not a necessary condition for being poly. Otherwise, I'd have to turn in my membership card.