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Trudi Styler: ‘The tantric sex sessions with Sting are a myth’

The Police man's wife admits that the boast was brought about after a dig from Bob Geldof

Fashion designer Trudi Styler, who is married to Sting, has revealed that the longstanding myth that they frequently engaged in 24-hour long tantric sex sessions are a myth.

It has long been talked about The Police frontman and his wife would engage in such sessions, but Styler has now revealed that the whole thing was a myth that began after a dig from Bob Geldof.

Speaking to The Sun, Styler said that the rumour came from an interview Sting and Geldof did together years ago. She told the paper: “Geldof said he was a three-minute man, but, as Sting did yoga, he could probably go for hours. Sting then added, ‘Haven’t you heard of tantric sex’? It sort of became a cause célèbre. The tantric hours got extended and, suddenly, I was doing it all day long. Well, if only.”

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Styler added that she believed the myth that would still go on existing as it had been going for over 20 years already.

She added: “Sting said that 21 years ago. He has just turned 60, and I imagine the tantric story will carry on going until he drops.”

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