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Thanking Your Sweetheart Around The World

For 8 years, on the fourth Thursday of November, I’ve written a Romantic Memo encouraging you to pause and express your appreciation to and for your sweetheart. Before continuing, let me express my appreciation to you for letting me into … Continue reading

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“O” Is For Other Half

“R” stands for “Relationship” in our Romance acrostic. Continuing on: “O” is for your “Other half”, the second letter of Romance. When you think about your Other half, is this the picture which comes to mind? Women sitting in the … Continue reading

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Mutualistic Romantic Relatinship

My brother and I had only 3 days to: Fly to Portland, Oregon, Rent a UHaul truck and trailer (about 37 feet total length), Load a couple thousand pounds of dad and his wife’s belongings, and Drive non-stop from the … Continue reading

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The Romance of Boldness

Two weeks to our anniversary. I wasn’t sure the Romantic Interlude I’d planned would work. The Geronics were playing at The Strand and I was building an anniversary evening around dinner and their concert. No worries about dinner. We loved … Continue reading

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My Cap Quest and Romance

Don’t remember how I came into possession of my old “captain’s” cap. Manufacturer’s tags are long departed. It’s comfortably worn. Colors’ faded, the top stained. But it has character. Someone once commented, “There’s gotta have a great story behind it.” … Continue reading

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Romancing Not To Lose or Romancing to Win

The Roughneck’s were winning and winning big. With just one period left they held an insurmountable 5-0 lead. In ice hockey, that’s huge. In the final period, the Roughnecks had clogged center ice and added defenders to keep the Queens … Continue reading

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Separate Vacations Together

If you could wave a wand and be anywhere at this moment, where would you be? If your sweetheart had the same powers, where would your sweetheart go? Ask your sweetheart to play going-on-separate-vacations-together. Each go into a separate room … Continue reading

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Romantic Scorekeeping

When was the last time your sweetheart romanced you? And the time before that? Has it been this week? Last week? Did your sweetheart romance you “correctly”, as you prefer? Have you romanced your sweetheart since you were romanced? How … Continue reading

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Private Dance Lesson Romance

Dancing with your sweetheart in the privacy of your house can be very romantic. Many people are extremely self-conscious about dancing in public. The awkward teenager comes to life. I’ve been there, experienced that. With a little research, you can … Continue reading

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Listen For Romance

“What a day. Traffic was terrible. Went down Hyde Street and….”. “You could have taken the Loop and avoided that congestion?”   “I know, but I was trying to get to America’s Mart to…” “It’s easier to get to the … Continue reading

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