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The resulting interruptions in oxygen flow to the brain and heart cause the lungs to work harder, finally tripping a fight-or-flight reflex that arouses the sleeper just enough to catch his or her breath.
There are about as many ways to engage in BDSM as there are theories for why it arouses.
As a rising star she arouses the jealousy of Paradice (Ramona Keller), a sassy vixen whose big hit song, "Superlover," boasts of her bisexual lusts.
If they lose against a very partisan president dealing with a recession and a considerable problem in Iraq, who arouses enormous fury on the left, they will be in very serious trouble indeed.