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->''"Love is not love\\
Which alters when it alteration finds,\\
Or bends with the remover to remove:\\
O no! it is an ever-fixed mark\\
That looks on tempests and is never shaken"''
--> -- '''Creator/WilliamShakespeare''', "Sonnet 116"

Ah, love. One of the fundamental forces of drama. Listed here are virtually all tropes concerning romantic love. For tropes about familial love and platonic love, see FamilyTropes and FriendshipTropes, respectively.

Compare RomanceNovel, AdmirationTropes, KissingTropes.

Contrast HatredTropes... [[BelligerentSexualTension usu]][[LoveToHate ally]].
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!!Tropes
[[index]]
[floatboxright:
Categories:
+ AttractionTropes
+ BoysLoveTropes
+ DatingTropes
+ TheExIndex
+ FlirtingAndCourtship
+ HugTropes
+ JustForFun/HowToBecomeALoveInterest
+ InterracialAndInterspeciesLoveIndex
+ KissingTropes
+ LoveInterests
+ LoveIsACrapshoot
+ MarriageTropes
+ QueerAsTropes
+ RomanceArc
+ RomanceNovel
+ RomanceNovelTropes
+ RomanceNovelPlots
+ RuleOfRomantic
+ SexTropes
+ ShippingTropes
+ TheSinglesIndex
+ ThisIndexIsNotMyGirlfriend
+ UnrequitedLoveTropes
+ WeddingAndEngagementTropes
+ YuriGenre
]
* AbductionIsLove
* AbortedDeclarationOfLove
* AccidentalHandHold
* AdaptationalSexuality
* AdrenalineMakeover
* AfterActionPatchUp
* AirplaneOfLove
* AllAmazonsWantHercules
* AllGaysArePromiscuous
* AllGirlsWantBadBoys
* AllGuysWantCheerleaders
* AllGuysWantSororityWomen
* AllLoveIsUnrequited
* AllergicToLove
* AloneAmongTheCouples
* AlwaysSaveTheGirl
* AnchoredShip
* AngerBornOfWorry
* AnguishedDeclarationOfLove
* AttractivenessIsolation
* AwLookTheyReallyDoLoveEachOther
* BalancedHarem
* BattleCouple
* BeastAndBeauty
* BeautifulDreamer
* BecomingTheMask
* BelligerentSexualTension
* BestHerToBedHer
* TheBet
* BetaCouple
* BetterAsFriends
* BettyAndVeronica
* BirdsOfAFeather
* BlackGalOnWhiteGuyDrama
* BlindDate
* BodyguardCrush
* BoyMeetsGirl
* BoyMeetsGhoul
* BreakHisHeartToSaveHim
* BreakUpBonfire
* BreakUpToMakeUp
* BroodingBoyGentleGirl
* BrotherSisterIncest
* CannotTalkToWomen
* CantActPervertedTowardALoveInterest
* CantHaveSexEver
* CantLiveWithThemCantLiveWithoutThem
* CaptiveDate
* CardiovascularLove
* CareBearStare
* CartwrightCurse
* CasualKink
* CaughtInTheRain
* CelibateHero
* ChastityCouple
* CherryBlossoms
* ChildhoodFriendRomance
* ChildhoodMarriagePromise
* ChocolateOfRomance
* CluelessChickMagnet
* CockFight
* ComfortingComforter
* CommitmentIssues
* ConcertClimax
* ConverseWithTheUnconscious
* ConvertingForLove
* CoupledCouples
* CourtlyLove
* CuckoldHorns
* CrushBlush
* CryIntoChest
* CupidHatesOddCouples
* DanceOfRomance
* DatingCatwoman
* DatingDoSiDo
* DearJohnLetter
* DeathOfTheHypotenuse
* DecemberDecemberRomance
* DeclarationOfProtection
* DeconfirmedBachelor
* DefenestrateAndBerate
* DerailingLoveInterests
* DestructiveRomance
* DestructoNookie
* DevotedToYou
* DidNotGetTheGirl
* DidYouJustRomanceCthulhu
* DiscountLesbians
* DismissingACompliment
* DisposableFiance
* DivorceRequiresDeath
* DontYouDarePityMe
* DowntimeDowngrade
* DrowningOurRomanticSorrows
* DumpThemAll
* DuetBonding
* TheDulcineaEffect
* DyingDeclarationOfLove
* EatingTheEyeCandy
* EnterStageWindow
* EternalLove
* EveryoneCanSeeIt
* ExiledToTheCouch
* FallingInLoveMontage
* FalseSoulmate
* FalseStart
* FanPreferredCouple
* FantasticRomance
* FatalAttraction
* FatalAttractor
* FateDrivesUsTogether
* FatherIWantToMarryMyBrother
* FauxInterracialRelationship
* FerrisWheelDateMoment
* FidelityTest
* FinishingEachOthersSentences
* FireAndIceLoveTriangle
* TheFirstCutIsTheDeepest
* FirstLove
* FirstGirlAfterAll
* FirstGirlWins
* FlightOfRomance
* FlirtingUnderFire
* FlirtyStepsiblings
* FlorenceNightingaleEffect
* FlowersOfRomance
* FoeCooties
* FoolForLove
* ForgottenFirstMeeting
* FreeLoveFuture
* FriendlyWar
* FriendVersusLover
* FriendsWithBenefits
* GaussianGirl
* GayGuySeeksPopularJock
* GayOption
* GenderBenderFriendship
* TheGentlemanOrTheScoundrel
* GhostShipping
* GibberishOfLove
* GirlOfMyDreams
* GiveGeeksAChance
* TheGlomp
* GodCouple
* GrandRomanticGesture
* GreenEyedEpiphany
* GrowOldWithMe
* HandsOnApproach
* HandsPlayInTheater
* HandsomeDevil
* HappilyMarried
* HappinessInSlavery
* HaremGenre
* HaremSeeker
* HeadbuttOfLove
* HeadbuttThermometer
* HeartBeatDown
* HeartIsWhereTheHomeIs
* HeartbrokenBadass
* HeldGaze
* HerBoyfriendsJacket
* HerHeartWillGoOn
* HighSchoolSweethearts
* HoldingHands
* HollywoodKiss
* HomeSweetHome
* HookedUpAfterwards
* HopelessSuitor
* HugeGuyTinyGirl
* HypocriticalHeartwarming
* ICantBelieveAGuyLikeYouWouldNoticeMe
* IDidntMeanToTurnYouOn
* IDontWantToRuinOurFriendship
* IGotYouADrawer
* IHaveToWashMyHair
* ILoveYouBecauseICantControlYou
* ILoveYouVampireSon
* ImaginaryLoveTriangle
* ImaginedInnuendo
* IUhYouToo
* IfICantHaveYou -- Then No One Will!
* IncompatibleOrientation
* InLoveWithLove
* InLoveWithTheGangstersGirl
* InLoveWithYourCarnage
* IncestIsRelative
* InnocentCohabitation
* InterruptedDeclarationOfLove
* InterspeciesRomance
* IntertwinedFingers
* ItDoesntMeanAnything
* ItsNotYouItsMe
* ItsNotYouItsMyEnemies
* IWantMyBelovedToBeHappy
* TheJailBaitWait
* JumpingTheGenderBarrier
* JustFriends
* KissedKeepsake
* KissingCousins
* KissingInATree
* LadyAndKnight
* LadykillerInLove
* TheLadysFavour
* LanguageOfLove
* LapPillow
* LastConfessionWins
* LastGirlWins
* LastHetRomance
* LastMinuteHookup
* LaundromatLiaisons
* LeaveTheTwoLovebirdsAlone
* LeavingYouToFindMyself
* LetsDuet
* LetsJustBeFriends
* LetsWaitAwhile
* LevelUpAtIntimacy5
* LikeAnOldMarriedCouple
* LikeBrotherAndSister
* LiterallyLovingThyNeighbor
* LittleBoySeeksBigGirl
* LittleSisterHeroine
* LonelyTogether
* LongDistanceRelationship
* LongingLook
* LookingForLoveInAllTheWrongPlaces
* LostLoveMontage
* LoveAllegory
* LoveAcrossBattlelines
* LoveAtFirstNote
* LoveAtFirstPunch
* LoveAtFirstSight
* LoveBeforeFirstSight
* LoveBubbles
* LoveCanMakeYouGonk
* LoveCannotOvercome
* LoveChart
* LoveConfession
* LoveConfessor
* LoveDodecahedron
* LoveEpiphany
* LoveFatherLoveSon
* LoveFloats
* LoveFreak
* LoveGoddess
* LoveHotels
* LoveHungry
* LoveHurts
* LoveImbuesLife
* LoveIsAWeakness
* LoveIsInTheAir
* LoveLetter
* LoveLetterLunacy
* LoveMakesYouCrazy
* LoveMakesYouDumb
* LoveMakesYouEvil
* LoveMakesYouUncreative
* LoveMartyr
* LoveObstructingParents
* LovePotion
* LoveRedeems
* LoveRevelationEpiphany
* LoveTheme
* LoverTugOfWar
* LoveRuinsTheRealm
* LoveTranscendsSpacetime
* LoveTriangle
* TwoPersonLoveTriangle
* LoveWillLeadYouBack
* LoveYouAndEverybody
* LovedINotHonorMore
* LovesMeNot
* TheLoveSlapOfEpiphany
* LovingAShadow
* LovingBully
* LustObject
* MadLove
* MagicContractRomance
* MagneticGirlfriend
* MakeOutPoint
* MakeOutKids
* MakeUpOrBreakUp
* MarryThemAll
* MarriedToTheJob
* MarryForLove
* TheMasochismTango
* TheMasqueradeWillKillYourDatingLife
* AMatchMadeInStockholm
* TheMatchmaker
* MatchmakerCrush
* MaybeEverAfter
* MayDecemberRomance
* MayflyDecemberRomance
* MeadowRun
* MightyWhiteyAndMellowYellow
* MindlinkMates
* MistakenDeclarationOfLove
* TheMissusAndTheEx
* MistakenForCheating
* MoeCouplet
* MomentKiller
* TheMourningAfter
* MrsHypothetical
* MuggleAndMagicalLoveTriangle
* MurderTheHypotenuse
* MyOwnPrivateIDo
* MySisterIsOffLimits
* NecktieLeash
* NewOldFlame
* NiceGuysFinishLast
* NoAccountingForTaste
* NobodyThinksItWillWork
* NoGoingSteady
* NoGuyWantsAnAmazon
* NoGuyWantsToBeChased
* NoHuggingNoKissing
* NoLovesIntersect
* NonhumanLoverReveal
* NoRomanticResolution
* NoSparks
* NotBloodSiblings
* NowOrNeverKiss
* ObliviousToLove
* ObsessiveLoveLetter
* OfficeRomance
* OfficialCouple
* OfficialCoupleOrdealSyndrome
* OffScreenBreakup
* OldFashionedRowboatDate
* OldFlameFizzle
* OneHeadTaller
* OneLastFling
* OneNormalNight
* OneTrueLove
* TheOneThatGotAway
* OperationJealousy
* OppositesAttract
* OurLoveIsDifferent
* OutlawCouple
* PairTheSmartOnes
* PairTheSpares
* ParentalIncest
* ParentsWalkInAtTheWorstTime
* PitbullDatesPuppy
* PlayingHardToGet
* PleaseDontLeaveMe
* PleaseDumpMe
* {{Polyamory}}
* ThePowerOfLove
* PrankDate
* PrecociousCrush
* PrinceCharmingWannabe
* ProjectileKiss
* PromotedToLoveInterest
* PropertyOfLove
* PsychoExGirlfriend
* PsychoticLoveTriangle
* PuppyLove
* QueerRomance
* RaceForYourLove
* RedStringOfFate
* RedundantRomanceAttempt
* ReincarnationRomance
* RejectionAffection
* RelationshipCeiling
* RelationshipCompression
* RelationshipReveal
* RelationshipRevolvingDoor
* RelationshipSabotage
* RelationshipUpgrade
* ReleasingFromThePromise
* RemovingTheRival
* RescueRomance
* ResurrectedRomance
* RevengeRomance
* RemovedFromThePicture
* RichSuitorPoorSuitor
* RoadTripRomance
* RoaringRampageOfRomance
* RoboRomance
* RollInTheHay
* RomanceInducingSmudge
* RomanceOnTheSet
* RomancingTheWidow
* RomanticFalseLead
* RomanticHyperbole
* RomanticPlotTumor
* RomanticSpoonfeeding
* RomanticTwoGirlFriendship
* RomComJob
* RunawayBride
* RunawayFiance
* SamaritanRelationshipStarter
* SavvyGuyEnergeticGirl
* SecondActBreakup
* SecondLove
* SecretRelationship
* SelfProclaimedLoveInterest
* SeparatedByTheWall
* SerenadeYourLover
* SerialRomeo
* SettledForGay
* SettleForSibling
* SexualKarma -- When romance is involved instead of/along with sex.
* SheCleansUpNicely
* SheIsAllGrownUp
* SheIsNotMyGirlfriend
* ShiksaGoddess
* ShockValueRelationship
* ShotgunWedding
* SiblingSwitchSquick
* SiblingTriangle
* SickeninglySweethearts
* SillyRabbitRomanceIsForKids
* SingleGirlSeeksMostPopularGuy
* SingleTargetSexuality
* SingleWomanSeeksGoodMan
* SituationalSexuality
* SleepCute
* SleepWithAGuyAndHeGoesEvil
* SleepingWithTheBoss
* SleepsWithEveryoneButYou
* SmithicalMarriage
* SmittenTeenageGirl
* SnowMeansLove
* SoHappyTogether
* SorkinRelationshipMoment
* SpurnedIntoSuicide
* SquaringTheLoveTriangle
* StalkerWithACrush
* StalkingIsFunnyIfItIsFemaleAfterMale
* StalkingIsLove
* StarCrossedLovers
* StoodUp
* StrangledByTheRedString
* StupidSexyFriend
* SuddenlySexuality
* SugarAndIcePersonality
* SuperpoweredDate
* SupportingHarem
* SurpriseIncest
* SweetheartSipping
* SweetieGraffiti
* SweetOnPollyOliver
* TalentedPrincessRegularGuy
* TenMinutesInTheCloset
* ThereIsOnlyOneBed
* TheyDo
* TestingTheLoveInterest
* ThinksLikeARomanceNovel
* TheFourLoves
* TheRevealPromptsRomance
* ThroughHisStomach
* TimeTravelRomance
* TinyGuyHugeGirl
* TokenMinorityCouple
* TokenRomance
* TrainStationGoodbye
* TriangRelations
* TrueLoveIsExceptional
* TrueLovesKiss
* {{Tsundere}}
* TwiceShy
* UmbrellaOfTogetherness
* UnbalancedByRivalsKid
* UnbrokenVigil
* UndercoverAsLovers
* UnderstandingBoyfriend
* UnrequitedLoveLastsForever
* UnrequitedLoveSwitcheroo
* UnrequitedTragicMaiden
* UnresolvedSexualTension
* UptightLovesWild
* UnwantedHarem
* UptownGirl
* VampireWerewolfLoveTriangle
* VillainessesWantHeroes
* VillainousCrush
* WackyMarriageProposal
* WartimeWedding
* WasItAllALie
* WeaknessTurnsHerOn
* WeddingDeadline
* WhatDoesSheSeeInHim
* WhatMeasureIsAHumanoid
* WhenHarryMetSvetlana
* WhereDaWhiteWomenAt
* WhyWouldAnyoneTakeHimBack
* WindowLove
* WhatIsThisThingYouCallLove
* WhyCantIHateYou
* WillTheyOrWontThey
* WifeHusbandry
* WithThisRing
* WomenPreferStrongMen
* WorkingWithTheEx
* {{Yandere}}
* YaoiGenre
* YawnAndReach
* YouAreWorthHell
* YouHaveWaitedLongEnough
* YoungLoveVersusOldHate
* YourCheatingHeart
* YourFavorite
* YourUniverseOrMine
* YuriGenre
* ZipMeUp
[[/index]]
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