Rodin sculpted his masterpiece ‘The Kiss’ in 1889.
The kiss of life is when you help someone who has stopped breathing, and it is sometimes called mouth-to-mouth resuscitation.
American teenagers sometimes write S.W.A.L.K. on the back of their love letters: “Sealed With A Loving Kiss”.
And did you know that the Ancient Romans had 3 words for kisses:
- ‘basium’ – a kiss for acquaintances
- ‘osculum’ – a kiss between close friends
- ‘suavium’ – a kiss between lovers
Finally, Coco Chanel was once asked a simple question:
“Where should one use perfume?” a young woman asked.
“Wherever one wants to be kissed.” replied Coco !