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Dream a Country, Say I Love You

In which countries of the world would you like to share an adventure with your sweetheart? Select 5 countries. On separate cards, write a brief description of a place or an activity in that country you’d like to experience with … Continue reading

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A Manly-Man’s Romance

How romantic: roses, candlelight, soft music from Yanni, staring into each other’s eyes while the realities of life sail over the horizon. A “manly man’s” approach to romance might be laced with bold confidence edging on arrogance. A manly-man: Transports … Continue reading

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Romance: Definitions Change

What does Romance look like? As a teenager, Romance may look like an adult’s wonderland to which you aspire. Romance means being swept off or sweeping the object of your interest off their feet. There’s a Cinderella-esque aura about it. … Continue reading

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Valentine’s, Men and Romance

Pajamagrams. Double-Heart Diamonds. Romantic Ocean Voyages. Chocolate-Covered Strawberries. No matter where you turn at this time of year – email, radio, TV, snail mail – there’s an endless torrent of pitchmen, pitchwomen, animals and CG characters singularly focused on one … Continue reading

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Candlelight Dinner and Del Taco

Fast food joints aren’t known for romantic dinners. You can change that. Purchase a flameless candle. And next time you’re dinning at your favorite Del Taco (or whatever may be your favorite fast-food joint), make it a romantic dinner. Set … Continue reading

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Love Letter Romance

Whether or not you agreed with Ronald Reagan’s politics, use the technique the Reagan’s used to romance each other. Write your sweetheart a love letter. Get some stationary and hand write your sweetheart a love letter. Let your sweetheart know … Continue reading

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Nancy’s Romance

Many think there’s an inverse relationship between romance and longevity in a relationship. People tell me that as a relationship matures and ages, the kind of romance I write about isn’t realistic. The blaze of a new relationship “matures” into … Continue reading

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