Relate To Others Confidently - The Big Six

Love

“A loving heart is the beginning of all knowledge.”

Thomas Carlyle


“Life is a flower of which love is the honey.”

Victor Hugo

 

 

  • Look at the pictures above. The model is expressing varying amounts of love and interest.  Which do you think is appropriate to the following situations?
  • Asking someone out on a date

  • Wishing a parent happy birthday

  • First sight of his new baby

  • Meeting an old friend for a coffee
  • 
Giving a work colleague a compliment

  • Seeing his favourite artwork

  • Reading an old love letter
  • 
Revisiting a special place from childhood

  • Greeting his dog on returning home
  • 
When being presented with his favourite food

 

Different words for love:

Affection

Fondness

Liking

Caring

Tenderness

Compassion

Sentimentality

Arousal

Desire

Lust

Passion

Infatuation

Longing

 

Make a list of all the things you love....

Include your favourite - people, animals, objects, pastimes, places, memories, events, surroundings, ideas, words, music, fragrances, textures, emotions, fantasies or day dreams, plants, weather, sports, art, books, sounds, food, poetry, theatre, shoes, films, grumbles, dances, hopes....

  • Which of the above can you take photographs of? Take as many as you can to create your ‘This is What I Love’ album and upload to the Start2 Media Album
  • How do you hold this emotion in your body?
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