I Think Romance Isn't Dead

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    Romance May Be A Little Dinged Up, But It Isn't Dead

         I have been married for 27years and we still hold hands and talk and laugh with each other. We still sleep together and like to touch each other during the night.      We still tell each other that we love each other at least once a day and always at night. With my...
    mewold mewold
    66-70, M
    26 Responses Apr 15, 2012

    Lack Of Romance Leads To Weird Situation

    I once said to my partner I didn't think he was romantic enough. What a mistake that turned out to be. One evening my partner tells me he has a surprise for me and I'm to go upstairs and get changed into my dressing gown. I have to say I was quite intrigued, his idea of...
    writingbug78 writingbug78
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Nov 7, 2009

    The Kiss That Redefined My Life

    After Kissing Rachael Just give me your lips for just a moment And my imagination will make that moment live. Oh, give me what you alone can give A kiss to build a dream on. - Louis Armstrong, A Kiss to Build a Dream On We all know how awkward first dates can be. I think it...
    ryanbradley ryanbradley
    46-50, M
    Nov 4, 2013

    Sending Love Via Text

    We've had a lot of difficult discussions these past few days.  You know, the ones where there's no clear answers but you won't stop pondering over it. On a daily basis I get numerous text messages from him.  This particular one just melted my heart. I miss your smile...
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    Sep 9, 2010


      …. My boyfriend proves this to me every day.  He still send me little love notes on email or my texts. He calls me just to hear my voice. He has restored my faith in men. I love him so much.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    1 Response Apr 5, 2010

    An Ep Romance

    I already knew that my day was going to be extremely busy so I wanted to take the time in the morning to call him to say hello and let him know that I was thinking of him. Maybe it was because we were both tired and grumpy, our conversation was off. When we hung up the phone, I...
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    1 Response Jun 20, 2010

    Roses Are...

    I think my hubby had been reading too many articles about romance when he tried this out. I came in from a few days away with work and found a note on the doormat which said drop your bag and follow the trail - there were rose petals through the hall up the stairs along the...
    deleted deleted
    4 Responses Nov 8, 2009

    What is romance to you?

    Do you think you can be romantic even in really hard times? Have you had romantic times in your life? I find the little things romantic. When my husband looks at me like I'm the only woman in the room. When he compliments me, it makes me feel special. I like being the Queen to...
    RuthRose RuthRose
    41-45, F
    1 Response Mar 11, 2014
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