For Thomas, life just isn’t as simple as it used to be. His parents have ‘suggested’ that he get married soon. He would prefer to join a priesthood somewhere and focus on developing spirituality. With his birthday fast approaching, and accepting that it’s time to come to terms with his repressed feelings, he embarks on a personal pilgrimage to Japan. A change of scenery is good for clearing the mind, but Thomas is trying to make sense of his heart. There’s someone he has to see again if he truly wants to discover what’s missing in his life, especially when it comes to love.
Sunset on Romance Novels, and What is Romance?
- a feeling of excitement and mystery associated with love.”I had a thirst for romance”
- a quality or feeling of mystery, excitement, and remoteness from everyday life. “the romance of the sea”
- try to gain the love of; court.”the wealthy estate owner romanced her”
- another term for romanticize.”to a certain degree I am romancing the past”
Is it any wonder that relationships flounder because ‘there’s not enough romance’ when few can define what romance actually is, let alone know how to introduce more into their relationships?
The dictionary definition is “conducive to or characterized by the expression of love.” Helpful, but not very prescriptive in terms of the practical steps you can take to get more romance in your relationship.
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