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Tribute Band Romance

What’s your (plural) favorite band? The one you’d both love to see? Tickets can be expensive and their concerts rare. If it is or was a popular band, chances are there’s a local tribute band playing the hits you both … Continue reading

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An Arresting Romantic Interlude

Her bags were packed, though not really ready to go. Ani lingered a few minutes in the doorway, in John’s arms. Ani was scheduled on a two-hour flight for work. Though she’d only be gone 4 days, she wanted to … Continue reading

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Pavlovian Romancing

Ask your sweetheart if you can borrow his/her phone. Go into the sounds menu and set a unique notification alarm which will play when you send a message by Messenger, WhatsApp or any of the other such apps. During the … Continue reading

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Is there something your sweetheart has always talked of doing? Maybe painting, or playing drums, or driving a NASCAR? Give your sweetheart a small gift which will gently put him/her in a position to make that wish come true. For … Continue reading

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Using Others For Romance

“Robert, guess I’m not be very romantic. I’d really, really like to romance my sweetheart. I’ve tried but I end up like a bumbling teenager.” I remember teenage years. I was sophomore. She was freshman. And I had no idea … Continue reading

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A Scent-ible Interlude

Remember the smell of your mom’s perfume? Your dad’s aftershave? Aromatic memories get burned deeply into our brains. Use a scent to create a Romantic Interlude memory. Create dinner for your sweetheart. Either cook or pick up one of her/his … Continue reading

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Tour of Home Romance

Ever driven through an historic neighborhood and wished you could peak inside? Do a search and see when they have a tour of homes near you when you can walk through similar homes. Invite your sweetheart to go house-hunting with … Continue reading

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The Simple Things Make Romance

You might say Charlie’s arrived. This British heartthrob has a beautiful, long-term girlfriend and enjoys a successful and profitable movie career. Vacations include places like Thailand – just a “couple’s getaway”. Money might not be the limiting factor in how … Continue reading

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Honor and Romance

I have a sweet tooth large enough to make a sabretooth tiger jealous. Left to its own devices, it would demand: Belgium Chocolate-Chocolate ice cream, Brouchet au Chocolat, Chocolate chunks cookies. Today I had to shun the siren calls from … Continue reading

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Unlikely Influencer

He wouldn’t strike you as a person to change the world. · His hair was short. · He wore a tie to work.  · He was about 40. · He was a classically trained pianist and oboist.  And he worked in … Continue reading

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