Books, movies and TV shows are full of men doing romantic things to women — but what about the other way around?
In real life, women can be just as romantic as men. A recent Reddit thread asked men to share the most romantic things a woman has ever done for them. The answers are heartwarming — and comforting, considering that the bar for woman-instigated romance is pretty low.
My girlfriend paid for a maritime course that I couldn’t afford so that I could get a higher license and a better paying job.
We’re married now and I’m a Captain. - Slymee_Remington
On my birthday a few years ago my girlfriend told me to pack my bag and some warm gear. I thought she was taking me on a surprise camping trip, but instead we hopped on a train to the airport and flew to Norway.
We ended up going husky sledding, spending the night in a yurt at the husky lodge, going snowmobiling up to a canyon, staying in an ice hotel, and going on a northern lights tour (lucky enough to catch a particularly awesome display too).