Love – the “L” word.
It carries a lot of power.
When my wife and I were first dating, I really felt I loved her almost right away. But, I was too chicken to say it!
She was unlike anyone I had ever dated, but social conditioning and just plain not wanting to freak her out made me wait to say it.
One night we were hanging out at her house and I managed to squeak out, “I really loooiiiike you”. It was a combination of love and like.
I couldn’t bring myself to say the ‘L’ word just yet. Luckily, she got the point of what I was doing.
It was then that we both realized we were feeling the same way. We knew we actually loved each other but thought it was too soon to say it.[Continue Reading...]