I Am Touched By Tenderness

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 342 People

    It Breaks My Heart

    Witnessing acts of tenderness will often bring tears to my eyes. I have trouble showing the tender side of myself, and not many have seen it. It is there, though, and it is huge. I try to keep it undercover as much as possible. Vulnerability is often seen as a weakness, and I try...
    autimom autimom
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Nov 13, 2008

    women these days just dont posses

    that graceful feminine tenderness.. they're too focus trying to be tough, solid and "equal".. they forgot, the tenderness in their nature, in their touch is the one who breathe heaven to this imperfect world..
    FaitAccomp1i FaitAccomp1i
    70+, M
    3 Responses May 5, 2015

    Tenderness Shared In Music and Art

    17 March, 2008 Dearest, You asked me to read the article titled " Music An Art" and make an comment. When there are no words, kisses and hugs, and no physical connection, I find solace and beauty in our music. Thankfully, our music travels within us no matter...
    Radiant Radiant
    56-60, F
    4 Responses Mar 18, 2008

    Acts of Love

    Tenderness is what draws me out.  Sometimes it makes me uncomfortable to witness such tenderness or be brushed with it by someone focused on me.  But I am touched by it nonetheless. I am touched by it when I see old couples walk hand in hand.  When...
    Happyface Happyface
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Nov 14, 2008

    Flowers

    My middle son Nathan has always brought me a flower from time to time. He is so sweet and has done this since he was young. I remember when he was little he would pick them in places like business that your not suppose to..lol He would run and pick one and run back to me and say...
    frosti frosti
    31-35, F
    1 Response Mar 19, 2009

    I Love Tenderness....

    I have a co worker who can be this way with me. She is 16 years older and so sees me as like a younger sister/niece type figure I think. She can be very mothering towards me and everytime she sees me, she kisses me on the cheek and gives me a hug. She also strokes my face at...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    May 19, 2011

    A Free Gesture

    Especially when life becomes too violent, it has to be a bit of tenderness. So after a long time, we can look back and smile, without even knowing why. Tenderness is... something pure timeless a free gesture always good Just try...it can make magic. Tender hugs to each one of...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    7 Responses Feb 18, 2011

    Awakening Into Peaceful Tenderness

    After discovering EP and having spent significant time on here venting my frustrations and mechanizing my inner changes, I have found that I'm calming down. I have been shown so much kindness and love from EP people that I'm feeling less of a need to tend to the raw animal...
    lisa36 lisa36
    36-40, F
    1 Response Oct 10, 2010
More Stories