So play away! Learn each other's foibles, eccentricities, and idiosyncrasies. Discover each other's worlds. Let yourself play -- like dolphins!
Nothing says true love quite like buying your partner tampons.
Basically, what I'm saying here is that when there is no self-love, we won't be able to truly let love in, or even recognize it. It is metaphysical law.
3. You can be yourself. There is no effort of acting, pretending, hiding or proving. You can just be you. And so can he. 4
When I marry a couple, I say a lot of things designed specifically for the unique couple that I am marrying, but the one thing I always say in every celebration is this...
Nahla, my beautiful pitbull rescue, has taught me more about love, happiness, and loyalty in the past year than my husband ever did. She is fiercely kind, comforting, and forgiving -- everything I could ever want in a spouse.
Love doesn't mean that you have to stay, and stay and stay. You can leave the relationship and love the person anyway.
There are lots of reasons us singles are "still" single -- ranging from "because I want to be" to "I'm a raving sociopath." But after a tremendous amount of thought, I have come to the conclusion that for most of us somewhere in the middle, the explanations are pure BS.
Because get this, kids -- how a man proposes isn't what makes him romantic. It's how a man purposes to lay down his life that makes him romantic.
Real love is very different than infatuation, because real love grows out of the healing of our childhood wounds through the ups and downs of a relationship. Here are some other ways to tell whether what you're feeling is real love or just infatuation.