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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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Four Traits from West Point For Romance

Like the infamous scene from Hitchcock’s “The Birds”, conflicting thoughts attacked Tico from seemingly everywhere and nowhere at the same time. Doubts yanked at him, attempting to intimidate him from stepping onto the stage. “You’re not ready for this?” “You … Continue reading

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Slow Dancing Romance

What’s your favorite slow-dance? Is there a slow-dance song you and your sweetheart both like? Make a playlist of a couple of these tunes. After dinner’s eaten and the dishes put away, invite your sweetheart into the living room. Push … Continue reading

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How Many Ways to Romance

Being the sweetheart of a soldier isn’t easy. A person whose occupation requires laser focus to train, then extreme bravery to execute, seems to have little room for a soft, romantic spot. Then there’s the actual reality of the job. … Continue reading

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Romance in a Moment

She was tired. Actually, she was exhausted. It had been a week of visiting family and friends, introducing her teenage daughter and elementary-age granddaughter to the sights and culture of Singapore. After some 20 hours confined to row 34 on … Continue reading

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Fighting to Keep Romance Alive

A “good” fight helps you keep Romance Alive. Left hemisphere immediately rejected that headline. It’s just wrong to use “fight” and “romance” in the same sentence. Right brain told me, “At least read the article.” Good fighting to keep Romance … Continue reading

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Romantic Cooking Class

When I talk with people about creating a Romantic Interlude, ideas for romance frequently center around food. Why not take the idea of food and romance in a new direction for this Interlude? Take a cooking class together. I’m not … Continue reading

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