Todd's blog suggested other things we could do for 40 days or more. Like 101 days of sex!
(Laughing Out Loud) Only a guy can make that transition... although in all seriousness the book Couples Who Pray: The Most Intimate Act Between a Man and a Woman by Squire Rushnell and Louise DuArt does say the two are closely related. Seriously.
For what Todd had to say in his own words check this out: Todd's Blog