Trivial Pursuit, Star Wars edition, will always have a place in my heart.
The game was the first Father’s Day gift I bought for my husband when our son was just a few months old. He had a point — we hadn’t been spending much quality time together; sleep deprivation and our new responsibilities seemed to crowd out everything else.
It may be an understatement to say that I married a huge Star Wars fan, so when several weeks went by and we still hadn’t taken it out of the box, he was getting antsy. So we sat down then and there on the living room floor and set up the board, beers in hand, asking each other questions about the minutiae of Star Wars lore, laughing in a way that we hadn’t since becoming parents.
This kind of lighthearted connection is crucial to any couple’s relationship, but it can easily fall by the wayside when kids enter the picture, says Ashley Howe, a couples and family therapist.
Heartthrob may also refer to a celebrity of whom one is one’s heart in one’s hand To offer one’s love to another; to make an open display of one’s love.
In Shakespeare’s The Tempest (III, i), Ferdinand offers his hand to Miranda, to which she responds in kind:look babies in the eyes To gaze lovingly into another’s eyes; to look at closely and amorously.
We talked about everything– even what we had eaten for lunch that day.
John and I spent our entire dating life long distance. ) Between phone calls, letters, and short trips to visit each other, we learned a lot about each other.
Two unrelated theories have been advanced as to the origin of this expression.
One states that the reference is to Cupid, the Roman god of love, commonly pictured as a winged, naked baby boy with a bow and arrows.
The best thing about going out on a date is exploring the world with someone at your side.
“Date night” is also a wonderful way to reconnect with your sweetheart, and can help you remember why you fell in love with them.