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Romantic Gaze

Remember when you’d spend an hour lost in your sweetheart’s eyes? Your eyes would embrace your sweetheart’s and the world disappeared. Then life got busy. Recapture that intimate connection once again. Get a clear idea of two things you most … Continue reading

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Be Romantically Attractive

“I’m so comfortable in our relationship.” “Sometimes I might not shave all weekend. Or I’ll tromp around the house in my stained t-shirt and sweatpants.” “And when I take her out for fast food, I don’t worry if there’s junk … Continue reading

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Creating a Warm Bed

When you’re finally able to crawl into bed at the end of a long day, there’s nothing like cold sheets to keep you from relaxing. Surprise your sweetheart this evening. Warm up the bed ahead of time. If you have … Continue reading

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Subtle Romance

She looked stunning in her blue, ruffled dress. The halo of frangipani flowers set off her dark hair. She seemed to glide like a bird slowly soaring just a few feet above the ground The audience was caught up in … Continue reading

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Rescue Your Sweetheart’s Day

Sunset ignited the clouds in reds and oranges, burning against a cobalt sky. Henry didn’t notice. Instead, he grumbled about arriving at the Gentle Giant Bookstore before the sunrise and had the sun even worked today? He had. It’d been … Continue reading

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Driving a Heart Momento

Do you have a fitness tracker which will print out a map of your run? Use this variation on the mapping feature to romance your sweetheart. Get a map of your hometown. Might have to be an old-fashioned paper one. … Continue reading

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Being a Repetitive Romantic Genius

“Robert, guess I’m not be very romantic.” Right. I’ve heard that opening before. A bit of a variation on I’m-not-the-romantic-type excuse for not romancing his sweetheart, but probably the same message. I mentally downloaded my usual repertoire of repartees to … Continue reading

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One Click For a Romantic Interlude

The sky glowed with the colors only available in the tropics: vibrant blues, flaming oranges, smoldering reds, and multiple shades in between. The clouds looked like mounds of cotton mixed with pink-stained cotton candy. The placid sea continued forever, reflecting … Continue reading

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Strawberry Lunch

Where in your town can you find a weekend brunch with outdoor seating? Invite your sweetheart to brunch. Ask for an outside table on the perimeter or maybe a bit secluded from other tables. Sit next to your sweetheart. Order … Continue reading

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Recreate A Romantic Moment

Find a photo of the two of you taken during the first months of your relationship, a special one from the puppy-love years. In this Interlude, you’ll recreate that photo. Go back to the same location where the photo was … Continue reading

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