first love


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first love

1. The first person one falls in love with. Brian was my first love. I can't possibly talk to him at the reunion!
2. The first or main thing one is passionate about. Painting was my first love, but I've really taken to photography in my later years. As much as I enjoy teaching, writing is my first love, so I always make time for it on the weekends.
See also: first, love
References in classic literature ?
that is disloyal, disloyal to my First Love; for this is sadly true,--that we always find the Golden Girl in our first love, and lose her in our second.
I wonder if the reader would care to hear about my First Love, of whom I am naturally thinking a good deal this morning, under the demoralising influences of the fresh air, blue sky, and various birds and flowers.
I was about to tell the story of my First Love, but on second thoughts I decide not.
mind the idea obscurely germinating in hers--the idea of a possible identity between the Mary of my first love and Mrs.
First love is accompanied by such excessive joy that unless the joy be allowed to overflow, it will stifle you.
It is so good to think that your first love should have been pure poetry.
This affection developed to a singular point; in a soul so new, it was like a first love.
For the present I went no farther in German literature, and I recurred to it in later years only for deeper and fuller knowledge of Heine; my Spanish was ignored, as all first loves are when one has reached the age of twenty-six.
We have a six-year-old daughter who I love to bits and who I get to see each weekend, so there's no way I can get by each week without seeing my ex - who was my first love - which makes it even harder.
Jinx's first love is Charlie, a handsome, rather wild boy who becomes lost in depression and commits suicide.
Britney Spears had an unexpected pang of the first love break-up blues when she broke down in tears on prime time American TV,after being asked about her split with Justin Timberlake.
The Queen enjoyed her first winner over jumps in 53 years when First Love made all for an impressive 17-length success in the
One exception is Justin (played by Irwin Ossa), who unerringly captures the angst of a boy's first love.
A FOOTBALL icon who was the first black player ever to score in an FA Cup final is to marry his first love 52 years after leaving her to pursue his playing dreams.