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Romancing and Moving

One year earlier I’d been “made redundant”. Now my severance was running out and still no job. I needed to cut expenses. A generous opportunity was presented: rent my home out and become a tenant, at a below-market rate. Mercy! … Continue reading

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Lip Prints

There’s something about a well-executed, simply silly Romantic Interlude which touches your sweetheart’s heart. Choose some colorful lipstick. Layer it on so your lips are well covered. Now, create a lip-greeting for your sweetheart. Plant an image of your lips … Continue reading

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Sometimes Romance Is Sitting Quietly

Her mom called before 8 o’clock. “Your dad’s in the ambulance . . . his heart’s not beating.” Life blurred as she ran out the door, barely remembering to grab her purse and lock the door. She didn’t remember dialing … Continue reading

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Getaway Extension

You’ve enjoyed a great, romantic getaway together: Savored the cafes in memorable little towns, strolled through unique shops, discovered a B&B with remarkable breakfasts. If only you could extend the stay. As romance is about creating memories, freshen those memories … Continue reading

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Romantically Intimate

What reaction does the word “Intimacy”, arouse in you? An “Oh, no!” Queasiness? Desire for touch? A gentle smile? Terror? Thoughts of your sweetheart? For some the idea of intimacy is frightening. It resurrects memories of abuse when someone broke … Continue reading

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Convertible Sleigh Ride

This Interlude continues with the winter holiday theme. Would you like to take your sweetheart on a sleigh ride even if you live in a place where snow is rarer than surfing in Andorra? Rent a convertible car. Invite your … Continue reading

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Follow the Leaves for Romance

Create a Romantic Interlude for and with your sweetheart. Place a photo of your car in an envelope. Choose a place for dinner then put a picture of the restaurant in a second envelope. Purchase tickets for a play, the … Continue reading

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