I recommend couples practice hand-holding as well as putting their arms around each other. It seems rare for couples in their forties and beyond to hold hands or sit with their arms around each other, and show public affection for each other.
When you enter into a new relationship, things can be awkward (but exciting) and a little weird (but thrilling). When you've been in a relationship for a while, and if you can stick it out past the initial hormonal "sparks" phase, things change, but
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