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I Love Intimacy

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    Sex is a wonderful thing,

    but greater than the power of sex is the power of intimacy. When we accept and understand one another, trust one another, and feel able to be ourselves around one another, we find a kind of comfort that Virgil (or was it Al Wilson) was referencing when he wrote, "Now I know what...
    PhresnoPhoenix PhresnoPhoenix 36-40, M 1 Response Aug 25

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    A Cuddle And A Kiss

    .....how can you possibly beat that combination! Making love is great, but I can do ******* on my own - intimacy makes it special. It's why I lead a monogomous life. After all the action is done I need that golden moment where satisfaction means more than just hitting a chemical...
    Jane691983 Jane691983 26-30, F Jun 18, 2012

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    I Love A Sensual Touch

    One of the best feelings in the world is lying on the couch while someone lightly scratches my back. I don't know what it is but this relaxes me and makes me feel better. But it really goes beyond that, I love a soft sensual touch, skin on skin. Being close with someone...
    chadjunk chadjunk 46-50, M Nov 18, 2013

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    I find this poetry by Pablo Neruda

    as one of the most intense and intimate. Love the last few lines....... Sonnet XVII I do not love you as if you were salt-rose, or topaz, or the arrow of carnations the fire shoots off. I love you as certain dark things are to be loved, in secret, between the shadow and the...
    BigAsset BigAsset 36-40, M 2 Responses Jul 16

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    There's No "i" In Team...

    But alas, there are two "i"s in intimacy. I'm a man... married to a wonderful woman now for almost 15 years. We're strong Christians, have awesome kids, and generally seem to like each other... even LOVE each other... a good deal of the time. The problem? She has no interest...
    Gregarrio Gregarrio 41-45, M 2 Responses Aug 5, 2012

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    'Darling, is that compass working'?

    'Because if it isn't, we could be anywhere from the Bay of Naples to the Arctic Circle'. 'Not to mention us sailing close to the Al Jabhur mountain range....which incidentally are made of magnetic rock and kind of make the compass nonsense to begin with'! Thumbelina didn't...
    Vetrov Vetrov 51-55, M 1 Response Aug 2

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    DO You Know What Intimacy Is?

    Today, the word intimacy has taken on sexual connotations. But it is much more than that. It includes all the different dimensions of our lives, yes, the physical, but also the social, emotional, mental and spiritual aspects as well. Intimacy really means total life sharing. And...
    Friendlybabe Friendlybabe 31-35, F 4 Responses May 19, 2008

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    I Love Intimacy Too

    I love intimacy too. You could say I crave it. My girlfriend seems to think it is only about sex with me, but I truly crave making love to her. The connection. She doesn't get it. She understands the intimacy, for sure, and I think she likes the connection too, but I think she...
    atomictom atomictom 41-45, M 3 Responses Jul 8, 2013

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    My wife and I held each other

    and simply kissed in the middle of the night - it was a good night
    therapyguy therapyguy 56-60, M Aug 22

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    Lonely Single Dad Needs His Princess

    Hey im john Im blk n greek 38 im 6 5 love music n sports im.loyal romantic very sexual n loving born in chicago now in miami I.wanna get to kno.u wats ur number.lets talk ima txt u text me up lets talk 7863663729 im.lookn.for relationship or jus a textn bud but im that guy thas...
    Miamidad786 Miamidad786 36-40, M Oct 28, 2012

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    Intimacy is more than just a connection between

    lovers. It's how we connect with our world and the people in it. The thought of how people communicate and reach out to each other has been on my mind lately. If you watch people around you long enough you can start to feel the tention or calm coming off of them. For example...
    Red73 Red73 41-45, F Jan 9

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    The Repayment Part 8

    Time repeated itself. Bandhu and Siksha were once again sitting in a restaurant as they used to do in Nainital. The only difference was that last time there was answer in search of question and this time there was question in search of answer. Previously there was love in search...
    abhisham001 abhisham001 36-40, M Dec 1, 2011

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    The Calm Before The Storm.

    To me intimacy is an essential part of lovemaking. intimacy can be a stolen glance across the dinner table in a crowed resturant. Holding hands or snuggling while watching tv, a text during the day just to say I love you. Little moments shared here and there can build a fire that...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Jul 4, 2012

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    It keeps me alive. I honestly do it to feel

    like I am someone and someone cares. I wish it wasn't this way, if my parents found out it would break their hearts so terribly especially my dad. We talk about how I do have people that love me, like him, and that I don't need attention from guys to feel complete. He always...
    IvyRed15 IvyRed15 16-17, F Dec 29, 2013

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    I Miss Her Touch....

    We have been separated for 9 months now and I really miss the physical closeness we shared. Coming home from work and wrapping her in my arms, laying in bed with her in the mornings close together, the brief random caresses during the day, the lovemaking, etc. I long to...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 14, 2013

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    A Part Of My Life.

    It was July. A little humid for a mid-summers eve, but not uncomfortable. My stomach was tight, like I had just done a hundred sit ups. She had bright red hair. Her 5'6" frame seemed like something out of a dream. So feminine. I had decided that I wanted to get to know her better...
    Eugenethemagicaljeep Eugenethemagicaljeep 51-55, M Dec 10, 2011

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    The Repayment Part 9

    Home or the house perhaps was not the right place to come after such a sweet occurrence. Shrey and Frank were watching a football match on the television when the Two For Joy entered. Shrey - Man, where were you? Come on, freshen up and come to the table. Today we have made a...
    abhisham001 abhisham001 36-40, M Dec 1, 2011

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    I Miss It, Very Much.

    Since My last relationship ended in a devastating way, I've been sick without what I once had. I've just been trying to get by without it. The complete merging of hearts, souls, thoughts, bodies, always. Then... nothing. So cold and empty. I want that back. Obviously not...
    aktor1970 aktor1970 41-45, M 4 Responses Apr 10, 2011

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    AMAZING Intimacy

    I am not talking sex although that is awesome.  I am talking looking deep into each others eyes and holding each other all night. I am talking about kissing intimately for no real reason. I am talking about talking to each other without saying a word.  Has anyone else...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 22 Responses May 18, 2008

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    Will Happen...

    One day it will happen,,,You will wait for me. I will search for you in the crowd, you see me and our eyes meet. Time will stand still, for...seconds, minutes because I will be lost in your eyes. You will come thru the crowd, you are getting closer with every stepp. I can't move...
    Lena200 Lena200 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 24, 2013

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    True Intimacy

    ...is not about sex...I'm sure most of you are aware of that..It's about sharing...It's about communicating....It's about honesty...It's about trust...It's about love.For the first time in a long time, I am involved in an intimate relationship.The unselfish lovemaking that is...
    OMGitsRiley OMGitsRiley 26-30, F 4 Responses Jul 6, 2012

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    So There's This Girl

    that i've known for years. we met through my stepsister, formerly her best friend. she's had some rough sport in her life, and i've had some spots in my just rough enough to "get what she's going through". we have grown very close. this girl and i. we're intimate. we slept...
    rujon rujon 18-21, M Feb 25, 2012

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    Of Course It's Not Just About Sex.

    Intimacy is definitely not just about sex. Sure that is an important part of it. But intimacy is also what you feel when you're not having sex. To truly care for someone means dropping what you're doing at a moment's notice for that person. How does your significant other treat...
    lost4ever lost4ever 46-50, M 1 Response May 19, 2008

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    I Enjoy Intimacy

    I been in a few relationships over the years and not all were laced with intimacy. Although I know how it feels and what it is, I am still unable to define how some ladies provide this warm, and most joyous feeling. It makes my body dance with every touch.
    MrNash MrNash 36-40, M 7 Responses Sep 18, 2012

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    Just This

    Feel your hand on mine, your fingers playing with mine tenderly; your soft caress in my hair and neck. Lean against you and feel your body warmth. Run my fingers across your smooth, golden, youthful skin and in your matted, crazy hair. Brush past you and feel my heart skip a...
    DancingFox DancingFox 31-35, F 5 Responses Aug 24, 2010

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    Love To Touch.

    To be with a man who loves to touch you and be touched. To kiss and be kissed. After the sex, wants to hold you and be held. That is the ultimate intimacy. Haven't found one so far. Hope to.
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Feb 1, 2012

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    Being Intimate

    I look back over my life and find that I have been intimate with three people. I define intimacy as  being able to talk to that person on a very trusting level, being able to express my emotions freely, especially about sex.  I cannot include my wife because of my...
    anthony2001 anthony2001 61-65, M 7 Responses Feb 28, 2010

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    A Blessing And A Curse....

    Intimacy can mean many things to many people...I beleive it is emotional and physical!I am going through a very difficult seperation right nowand have spent alot of time reflecting on the changesĀ I am experiencing...I am a highly sexual person...crave it immensely...and miss it...
    sunbaby sunbaby 41-45, F 4 Responses Feb 6, 2013

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    That Soft Spot

    Men's faces are not as soft as women's. That's just an obvious fact.But I have noticed something. There is a place beneath a man's temple, between that place where hairs start growing and the side of the ear, where the skin is incredibly thin and soft, almost fragile. And when I...
    DancingFox DancingFox 31-35, F 2 Responses Sep 13, 2012

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    My Pleasure

    Women are amazing. With their soft milky white or tan skin..their passionate eyes, welcoming lips, and soothing voices.. I yearn to be between a beautiful woman's legs. To feel every part of their body against mine, to feel her chest rise.. rise so high that her nipples caress...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Sep 16, 2013

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    Open Yourself

    When we get out of the glass bottle of our ego and when we escape like the squirrels in the cage of our personality and get into the forest again, we shall shiver with cold and fright. But things will happen to us so that we don’t know ourselves. Cool, unlying life will...
    Southernman48 Southernman48 46-50, M 3 Responses Apr 11, 2010

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    All Of Me, All Of You

    I want to give you all of me, every single part of me, holding nothing back, keeping nothing in reserve, withholding none of my good or my bad. In return I want all of You -- I want every single atom of Your being, all of what makes You, You. I will take all of You. Ever bit...
    SabrinaNYC SabrinaNYC 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 10, 2011

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    Swelling Symphonies

    The smooth breaking silence slows space as if the world actually cared about our love. The window chip the soft light that pours through the soft dust lining. Every pale touch was a swelling symphony across the ear drums we bare. Every kiss was a violin stroking passion along its...
    Xingouttheos Xingouttheos 16-17, F 3 Responses Nov 19, 2013

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    First Date In A While

    All you female friends of mine in EPland. I need some suggestions. Many of you know that I'm getting a divorce. I was married almost 33 years, so it's been a while since I've been with another woman. I may be a little rusty in the romancing thing. I have a woman coming for...
    IanMatthew IanMatthew 56-60, M 14 Responses Jul 7, 2011

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    Allow It

    Being able to be intimate with another is probably one of the most wonderful experiences in life. By being intimate we allow ourselves to stand naked and vulnerable in front of the other without the fear of being too exposed. We allow ourselves to be touched in many different...
    trailguide trailguide 36-40, F 39 Responses Sep 16, 2008

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    I love intimacy so much.

    I like foreplay more than sex. But then when i become intimate with te guy, naturally sex follows. I dont rly enjoy sex because it is hard to ****** and usually it gets rough and basically it is not as hot as intimacy/foreplay. Any other girls feel the same?
    emzem emzem 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 3

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    I Am Grateful To You

    Thank You for leading me to new possibilities, what I thought its never going to happen. I am Grateful to You...
    Lena200 Lena200 36-40, F 2 Responses Jan 20, 2013

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    Love intimacy... so sensual... arousing the senses... mind blowing...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 31-35, F 6 Responses 6 days ago

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    Intimacy.... Intimacy is not who you let touch you. Intimacy is who you text at 3am about your dreams and fears. Intimacy is giving someone your attention, when ten other people...
    lexuslourve lexuslourve 41-45, F 4 Responses Sep 28

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    In my book, Intimacy is not who you let touch you. Intimacy is who you text at 3 am about your dreams and fears. Intimacy is about giving Someone your attention, when ten other...
    mimi2226 mimi2226 26-30, F 6 Responses Sep 26

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    Intimacy is the degree of closeness between two people. How intimate are you with your friend, partner, mother or father, or even brother or sister. Most people think of the word...
    Thesoutherner Thesoutherner 66-70, M Sep 20

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    Intimacy for me starts in my mind. As I feel a connection to a person and am drawn to them, I feel the barriers dissolve and a true connection is formed. And as that bond...
    bunnigirl bunnigirl 46-50, F 4 Responses 3 days ago

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    October 9. Self-Disclosure. Learning to gently reveal who we are is how we open ourselves up to love and intimacy in our relationships. Many of us have hidden under a protective...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F Oct 9

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    I currently do not have an emotional attachment to anyone, outside of my family. I am craving some emotional intimacy. Haven't loved in a long time. Kinda miss it.
    KayLove12 KayLove12 22-25, F 6 Responses Oct 10

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    Touch is uniquely Gaean! The Gods gave every species the ability to touch, and the intimacy for we mammals is especial. To touch is what the men at the club I dance for want to...
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad 22-25, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    Intimacy is wonderful. Exciting. Unique. Special. Seductive. Expressive. Naughty.
    picklebobble picklebobble 46-50, M Sep 20

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    My husband has had sex twice with me in this month. Before that we had a dry spell of two months. I can see him already heading down the path of forgotten intimacy leaving me...
    tristaspuella tristaspuella 22-25, F 6 Responses Sep 22

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    I'm amazed that I can be surrounded by people all day and still be so lonely. I've been married less than 5 years and crave a true connection. We have sex less than once a year...
    Shelby2511 Shelby2511 41-45, F 16 Responses Sep 26

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    Ever take a nap n all you can think about is who's not next to you? I can go get a woman to fill that space but I know she will leave me empty and more alone.....I just miss...
    MostArdently MostArdently 31-35, M 1 Response Oct 4

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    The rigours of modern life are such that they wane away intimacy in perfectly otherwise happy marriages due to stress levels being high ,,,odd workin hours...long hours in office...
    romell romell 36-40, M 4 days ago

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    Ohhh the brain plays greater part in even in sexuality much less in intimacy !!
    anasteel2 anasteel2 41-45, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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