I Think Holding Hands Is Romantic

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    Makes Me Feel So Safe

    I love holding hands with my husband. I still find it romantic even after 18 years. We'll be out walking even just shopping or wherever and we both just automatically reach for each others hand. My husband has the best hands ever so strong and always warm which is a bonus as my...
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    Nov 8, 2013

    It is... And oftentimes,

    when I see elderly couples walking slowly, hand-in-hand, a teardrop falls...because it is something I know I might never have...
    StubbornTiger StubbornTiger
    41-45, F
    8 Responses Oct 1, 2015

    One of my favorite moments is the first time he

    reaches for my hand. There is an electricity in the initial awkwardness and a beauty in the swimmingly sick feeling from the butterflies in my stomach. His skin on my skin...just our fingers intertwined...makes my palms sweat. I love the nervousness ...it is a gift he has given...
    SouthernMamasita SouthernMamasita
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 21, 2015

    Would u hold my hand

    when I am sad?Would u hold my hand when I am cold?Would u hold my hand when I get a bad news?Would u hold my hand when I am sick?Would u hold my hand times are hard?Would u hold my hand when we are happy?Would u hold my hand when we are not?
    TheBlowersDaughter TheBlowersDaughter
    36-40, F
    14 Responses Dec 17, 2015

    I absolutely love holding hands!

    It's so cute, plus it keeps your hand warm c:
    lilykitten1998 lilykitten1998
    16-17, F
    Feb 23

    It's actually one of the things I miss about

    having a relationship. It's so simple but it feels very intimate, much more than it should, at least to me. Just the warmth of another's fingers between mine as we walk or sit, a gentle squeeze, a rub of the palm. So much can be said with so little when one is that close to...
    Steelquill Steelquill
    22-25, M
    Jan 28

    I love walking down the street holding hands,

    or while watching a movie, eating dinner, going to a museum, riding a rollercoaster, sleeping, pretty much any time really. Its so romantic and intimate. And such a simple move says, "I love you"...
    lauratdc lauratdc
    46-50, T
    1 Response Apr 13

    And not only romantic

    but caring... a hand on yours when you feel you need it can mean the world in your hands....
    LadyHeartnMind LadyHeartnMind
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Oct 8, 2015

    It's all a part of touching

    and I believe all touching can be sensual. I love it!
    WalterMo WalterMo
    56-60, M
    2 Responses Mar 17

    07/04/2016 - Love holding hands.

    Not tooo keen on huge PDA but I do love to hold hands with someone I care about and have feelings for.
    shecanonlydream shecanonlydream
    26-30, F
    1 Response Apr 6

    I never experienced it till now,

    but i wish to . I think its very romantic and beautiful to hold hands with your loved one and take a walk along the seashore.
    Newbie2401 Newbie2401
    22-25, M
    1 Response Feb 8

    When we started dating,

    I didn't like to hold his hand in public not even a quick a kiss, because I was afraid of what people might think of us. I was also scared of my enemies finding out that I wasn't straight. However, things changed when your love for each other grow stronger and stronger. I...
    bogzwong bogzwong
    18-21, M
    Dec 15, 2015

    I used to love it. I used to hold hands with my

    girl friend those days. Still I remember them.
    Lankanguy Lankanguy
    18-21, M
    Oct 26, 2015

    Especially when I reach over to hold his hand

    when we are heavily kissing.
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    Feb 23

    Nothing more I love than to have his hand in

    mine and feeling the pressure of his hand holding my hand. I absolutely love holding hands...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Feb 23

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    old woman! www.cougarloving.com
    silencesss silencesss
    41-45, F
    Dec 13, 2015

    Exchanging germs are always romantic.

    There's holding hands, kissing, sharing the same spoon, same toothbrush, and so many more romantic stuff.
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    May 29, 2015


    I love that feeling when a gentlemen holds your hand as if it is giving him his very life.......
    Cheer2 Cheer2
    36-40, F
    19 Responses Jul 10, 2013

    The wife and I were on vacation.

    Just strolling and window shopping. A young lady stopped my wife and said how nice it is to see an older couple still holding hands and walking. I was feeling proud because of how romantic I am. Then my wife said'Yes it's great that he still holds my hand, and it keeps him from...
    marriedup marriedup
    56-60, M
    6 Responses Feb 1, 2015

    To the lover of my dreams.

    ..... The only thing I ever want to hold in my hands is your hands and where ever you are.... Who ever you are, I think there's nothing more romantic than our hands locked in a bond of warmth,our hearts and us being close to each other. Hope we will meet soon. With love...
    111rosy560 111rosy560
    13-15, F
    1 Response Feb 24

    Every morning I walk to the car holding hands

    with my husband of 27 years and back to the house from the cat when we are coming back from work. It is so romantic.
    QuestionMarks QuestionMarks
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Apr 6

    When I hold hands with him I feel like we are

    the only ones in the room. I feel very happy when we hold hands. I connect with him. When I do it's like telling him something, but not out loud. It's telling him "I love you." or "You are my everything." Once we are holding hands I just can't help looking into those hazel eyes...
    ejoallen ejoallen
    13-15, F
    Jan 3

    It makes me smile like a giddy idiot

    when someone holds my hand....lol. It just gives me a good feeling, maybe a bit of butterflies in the stomach. It is nice, it makes me happy.
    ErraticSarcastic ErraticSarcastic
    31-35, F
    Oct 24, 2015

    My hands are large, strong

    and scarred from years of hard use and toil. Yours are small, smooth kind and gentle. Together they encompass our lives and our love. To hold your hand as if it contains my soul.
    Wraithofkindness Wraithofkindness
    41-45, M
    Oct 27, 2015

    Our first date was very romantic

    and unusual. It was the best date I will ever experience. I won't do things the same again. It was new territory for both of us. The date lasted four days and we traveled to Seattle together. One of the days we rented a car, took the ferry and set out to find a place where he...
    ijustneed2talk ijustneed2talk
    46-50, F
    6 Responses Mar 20

    I love holding hands with my boyfriend.

    I notice even that daddy and my step mum hold hands when they're out together.
    deleted deleted
    Oct 28, 2015

    Holding hands can say all what u wanna told

    him/her.. It's equal to the effect of hug! Both are important to me and I see it the energy that enable us continue our life.. Keep it
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    Dec 22, 2015

    The moment when he holds your hands over your

    head, holds them down, looks you in the eye as he slowly and gently slides inside you.Yeah I love holding hands ;))
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses May 21, 2015

    I think it is cool and looks very romantic to

    hold your partners hand,i have never gone through this but i can feel it i know im not that lucky.But one day for sure i will be holding my wife's hand and for me that will be the most romantic day in my life.
    Roadguy Roadguy
    26-30, M
    Feb 24

    Holding hands with a person u love to me is one

    of the strongest bonds that u can show in public it proves that you and your partner are truly one that you are linked and cherish one another that you are not ashamed of the one u love and that you truly care for them and nothing can break u apart
    lost12unit lost12unit
    13-15, M
    Jan 22, 2015

    This I Miss

    Oh how much I miss this...just taking a stroll together...holding hands..every once in a while stealing one of those "I love you" glances..funny the little things you take for granted..until suddenly you know longer get or very seldom get those little things anymore..
    theheartofmemphis theheartofmemphis
    41-45, F
    4 Responses Dec 10, 2012

    I think holding Hands Would be

    so romantic with the man of my dreams :-) I hope my boyfriend and I would go out and have fun someday and while walking we had each other's hand :-) I love you bf
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    4 Responses Dec 14, 2015

    Guys, in case you were wondering - there are

    still women who like to have the guy hold the door open, hold hands while walking and have an occasional meal paid for. It's not because we can't do those things for ourselves; rather, it's a way of showing you care about us.
    lovehonestly lovehonestly
    36-40, F
    7 Responses Sep 24, 2015

    In the rain, at night,

    as you walk slowly with a loved one (or a hope to be loved one). Pulling her close...kissing gently, but with passionate intent. That is a wonderful feeling.
    bikegenius1 bikegenius1
    51-55, M
    Aug 1, 2015

    Hold my hand come walk with me.

    ...follow me and I'll guide you on an adventure for two, or me and you. That first touch. Feeling your thumb explore mine, gently, tenderly, an indication of your caresses. Our hands palm to palm fingers entwined, fitting together like two halves of the same mould. The cute...
    MrsStrangeLust MrsStrangeLust
    41-45, F
    7 Responses Oct 24, 2015

    I love holding hands with my boyfriend.

    I really enjoy as he turns me around and pulls me closer to him for kissing and French kissing and touch my body too.
    bettyhammond bettyhammond
    36-40, F
    1 Response Dec 13, 2015

    If only we had each other then no-one else

    would be a threat. Sadly this was never to be :(
    Mercuryrising2 Mercuryrising2
    41-45, M
    1 Response Feb 24

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