Kids and Love|
Posted by Tunga on December 03, 1997 at 06:49:32:
(Hear are some real answers/comments given by kids about love)
1) HOW CAN YOU TELL IF TWO ADULTS EATING DINNER AT A RESTAURANT
"Just see if the man picks up the check. That's how you can
"Lovers will just be staring at each other and their food
"Romantic adults usually are all dressed up, so if they are
"See if the man has lipstick on his face." - Sandra,age 7
"It's love if they order one of those desserts that are on
2) TITLES OF THE LOVE BALLADS YOU CAN SING TO YOUR BELOVED
"'How Do I Love Thee When You're Always Picking Your Nose?'"
"'You Are My Darling Even Though You Also Know My Sister.'"
"'I Love Hamburgers, I Like You!'" - Eddie, age 6
"'I Am in Love with You Most of the Time, but Don't Bother
"'Hey, Baby, I Don't like Girls but I'm Willing to Forget
"'Honey, I Got Your Curly Hair and Your Nintendo on My
3) WHAT MOST PEOPLE ARE THINKING WHEN THEY SAY "I LOVE YOU"
"The person is thinking: Yeah, I really do love him. But
"Some lovers might be real nervous, so they are glad that
4) CONCERNING THE ORIGINS OF LOVE
"Cupid kissed God and that got the ball rollin'."
"One of the Greek lady gods got a crush on one of the
5) CONCERNING WHY LOVE HAPPENS BETWEEN TWO PARTICULAR PEOPLE
"One of the people has freckles and so he finds somebody
"No one is sure why it happens, but I heard it has
"I think you're supposed to get shot with an arrow or
6) ON WHAT FALLING IN LOVE IS LIKE
"Like an avalanche where you have to run for your life."
"If falling in love is anything like learning how to
7) ON THE ROLE OF BEAUTY AND HANDSOMENESS IN LOVE
"If you want to be loved by somebody who isn't already
"It isn't always just how you look. Look at me.I'm
"Beauty is skin deep. But how rich you are can last
8) REFLECTIONS ON THE NATURE OF LOVE
"Love is the most important thing in the world, but
9) HOW DO PEOPLE IN LOVE TYPICALLY BEHAVE?
"Mooshy ... like puppy dogs ... except puppy dogs
"When a person gets kissed for the first time, they
"All of a sudden, the people get movies fever so
10) CONCERNING WHY LOVERS OFTEN HOLD HANDS
"They want to make sure their rings don't fall off
"They are just practicing for when they might have
11) CONFIDENTIAL OPINIONS ABOUT LOVE
"I'm in favor of love as long as it doesn't happen
"Love is foolish ... but I still might try it
"Yesterday I kissed a girl in a private place ...
"Love will find you, even if you are trying to
"I'm not rushing into being in love. I'm finding
12) THE PERSONAL QUALITIES YOU NEED TO HAVE IN ORDER
"Sensitivity don't hurt." - Robbie, age 8
"One of you should know how to write a check.
13) SOME SUREFIRE WAYS TO MAKE A PERSON FALL IN LOVE
"Tell them that you own a whole bunch of candy
"Shake your hips and hope for the best."
"Yell out that you love them at the top of your
"Don't do things like have smelly, green sneakers.
"One way is to take the girl out to eat. Make
14) WHAT IS THE PROPER AGE TO GET MARRIED??
"Eighty-four! Because at that age, you don't have
"Once I'm done with kindergarten, I'm going to
15) WHAT DO MOST PEOPLE DO ON A DATE??
"On the first date, they just tell each other
16) WHEN IS IT OKAY TO KISS SOMEONE??
"You should never kiss a girl unless you have
"Never kiss in front of other people. It's a big
17) THE GREAT DEBATE: IS IT BETTER TO BE SINGLE
"It's better for girls to be single but not for
"It gives me a headache to think about that stuff.