In winter, animals do not mate.
Preserve your Tao
By preserving your essence.
He continues, "The follower of Tao makes love according to the seasons. In winter, it shold be less or not at all; in spring, it may be at its most frequent. The yound should restrict themselves to about once every three days, while the middle-aged should reduce to once a week, and the elderly even less than that...find the proper balance, and ou wil have a happy life and full spirituality."
Men will chose sexuality over spirituality
for they do not see one feeds from the other,
they consider sex seperate from spirit.