Are Your Characters In Love Or Just Infatuated?
Your heart beats faster, a shiver runs down your spine. You feel an intense desire to be near this person. You desperately need to have this person close and to lavish your attentions on xir, and there's nothing that would make you happier than to have this person do the same.
Are Your Characters In Love, Or Just Infatuated?
A common problem in people trying to portray romance in fiction and roleplays is that they end up with the characters deeply infatuated with each other... and yet, it's supposed to be True Love(TM)! Here's some advice on telling whether your characters act like they're in love, or whether they're probably just infatuated.