The scene illustrates that disabled people can and often do have active sex lives.
However, there are often physical and mental adjustments, not least of which involve the attitudes of many able-bodied people that disabled men and women are or should be asexual.
Some disabled men develop what Women With Disabilities Australia called "supercrip" tendencies, placing extreme emphasis on developing physical strength in their arms and other areas of their bodies.
Others redefine their masculinity around their earning power.
He also met his future wife, Ann, at the school, a gymnast and someone with the same competitive drive as himself.In the 1978 movie "Coming Home," Sally Hyde, an able-bodied married woman, falls in love with Luke Martin, a wounded Vietnam veteran who uses a wheelchair.Their developing romance illustrates some of the challenges that occur with dating a man in a wheelchair.The obvious insecurity comes from the wheelchair itself, the 20-pound hunk of metal that is the only way some disabled people can traverse this world.◊♦◊Scott is a 36-year-old paraplegic man confined to a wheelchair ever since he and his dad were in a car accident over 25 years ago.He has always loved playing sports, and as a child, he loved soccer in particular.