Hey, men! Have you ever insistently said something to your girlfriend or wife along the lines of, “You know I love you and appreciate you!”, only for her to wait a beat and reply, “Thank you! But … why?”
Suddenly, you’re standing there tongue-tied, because like most men, you get uncomfortable when you feel vulnerable, and trying to articulate your innermost feelings can be rough.
It’s understandable for you to feel that way, but she’s still going to want to hear you say something romantic that tells her how much she means to you — and one great idea too many people giving advice about dating, relationships and marriage forget is that there are so many creative ways to say “I love you” without necessarily having to come up with words of your own!
There is a reason love songs exist, guys, and I can pretty much guarantee there are song lyrics already out there that capture exactly how you feel about the woman you love.
Expressing your appreciation with words can brighten up both of your day when things are going smooth, and it can also be the key to turning things around in your relationship when you find yourselves at a stalemate.
There are plenty of songs out there from some of the best male artists to can help you articulate your true feelings for your partner, and to help you out, I compiled this list of some favorites of my own.
Here are 15 sweet things to say to your girlfriend or wife woman that say “I love you” and let her know you appreciate her, from the lyrics of some of the best romantic songs.
1. When you realize she’s “the one” for you and you’re thrilled she picked you, too.
“I’ve waited all of my life for someone like you. I’m so glad I found you, I’m so glad you’re mine, oh, mine.”