Romance is the expressive and pleasurable feeling from an emotional attraction towards another person associated with love.
In the context of romantic love relationships, romance usually implies an expression of one's strong romantic love, or one's deep and strong emotional desires to connect with another person intimately.
Historically, the term "romance" originates with the medieval ideal of chivalry as set out in its Romance literature.
Famous quotes containing the word romance:
“The realism of failure, the romance of success.”
—Mason Cooley (b. 1927)