Aleteia logoAleteia logoAleteia
Monday 27 June |
The Blessed Virgin Mary, Our Lady of Perpetual Help
Aleteia logo
Art & Culture
separateurCreated with Sketch.

Say You Love Me (Now!)

Rebecca Roubion - published on 03/15/16

Rebecca Roubion’s song captures the will-he/won’t-he playfulness of young love

“Say it’s me you found. Finally say you love me now.”

Rebecca Roubion, a young artist out of Nashville, describes her song “Love Me Now” as a “tribute to the guessing game of love.” It captures that “will-he/won’t-he” playfulness (or is it torture?), like the childhood game of plucking the petals of a flower, repeating, “He loves me. He loves me not.”

“I’m a person whose love language is words of affirmation. The song is about wanting to hear the person say they love you … I added in the ‘now’ simply because I’m an impatient person,” Roubion adds with a smile.

Is there a deeper message to the song? “Just shedding light on the beauty, wonder and playfulness of pure love. It’s good to remind ourselves that, while love definitely calls for work and sacrifice, it’s important to keep it childlike and fun. Even in our relationship with the Lord, there should always be romance, spontaneity and adventure.”

For more on Rebecca Roubion, head to her website, and keep an eye out for her new album, scheduled to be released in May.

–Libby Reichert

Tags:
CatholicismCeciliaChristian MusicLoveRelationships
Support Aleteia!

Enjoying your time on Aleteia?

Articles like these are sponsored free for every Catholic through the support of generous readers just like you.

Thanks to their partnership in our mission, we reach more than 20 million unique users per month!

Help us continue to bring the Gospel to people everywhere through uplifting and transformative Catholic news, stories, spirituality, and more.

Support Aleteia with a gift today!

jour1_V2.gif
Daily prayer
And today we celebrate...




Entrust your prayer intentions to our network of monasteries


Top 10
See More
Newsletter
Get Aleteia delivered to your inbox. Subscribe here.