~Exactly!!! We men need this too, its not all about the sex. Holding you makes me feel apart of you, I am trusted by you to hold you, to keep you safe, to breath with you, to feel your soul in my soul, to comfort someone is to be comforted. Our souls talk to each other when we hold each other, it keeps the fire going and the bonds between us strong.
"She buried her face in his shoulders as he held her. All that she could think was that she needed him. She needed his arms around her, needed him to hold her and whisper that they'd find a way to be together."