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Whatever you do, play safe if you do play.
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I've found it's best to go to a bathhouse with a friend and put on a sex show by sucking cock in 69 in a video room or play space and guys will begin watching and joining in. They were described as places for drug addicts, or guys brimming with STIs. In the Grange Road baths in Bermondsey, however, all restraint could immediately be discarded with the small towels provided to cover your nakedness.
But I did pick up one guy and we talked a bit in my room. The community aspect has lessened in some territories, particularly those where gay men increasingly tend to come out.