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Cultivate physical expressions of affection, a key ingredient of conjugal love
The physical side of the relationship is a source of fulfillment and a reflection of love. “Tenderness, hugs, and sex are all reflections of love that must not be forgotten,” says Benedict de Dinechin, a marriage counselor. “We’re called to build lasting happiness with our spouse, and cuddles, kisses, and hugs contribute to it.” Each couple should come up with their own definition of satisfying sensual interactions, learning to discover what works for them both. Tenderness has to be central to their physical and emotional relationship.

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