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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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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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Size Doesn’t Matter for Romance

My anxiety went up. The number of days left in July approached zero. My daughter’s birthday was approaching, and I didn’t know what to get her. Historically, that’s unusual for me. Finding birthday present(s) any other year has been a … Continue reading

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