Sexting may seem like a relatively recent phenomenon, but in truth it's as old as mankind itself. Here's a walk back through the illustrious history of the SMS booty call:

Great Sexts Through History

Marilyn Monroe to JFK

Great Sexts Through History

Pierre Curie to Marie Curie

Great Sexts Through History

Elizabeth Bennet to Mr. Darcy

Great Sexts Through History

Anon. to the Marquis de Sade

Great Sexts Through History

Romeo to Juliet

Great Sexts Through History

Guinevere to Lancelot

Great Sexts Through History

Marc Antony to Cleopatra

Great Sexts Through History

Adam to Eve

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