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pillow talk

Intimate conversations between two people in a romantic relationship when they are in bed together. More than anything else, it's the pillow talk that I miss most since we had kids—we just don't have the time for it anymore, and it feels like we've become a bit distant as a result.
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ˈpillow talk

(informal) a conversation in bed between lovers when promises are made which should not be taken too seriously, or secrets are revealed: ‘He said he’d never been so deeply in love in the whole of his life.’ ‘That was just pillow talk.’‘How did he find out about that?’ ‘Pillow talk, probably.’
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pillow talk

Exchanging information, often of a privileged nature, in bed. Dating from the first half of the 1900s, the term was the title of a romantic comedy motion picture (1959) starring Rock Hudson and Doris Day. A New York Times article had it, “Mrs. Ford makes it plain she gets her views across to Mr.[President] Ford in what she calls ‘pillow talk’” (Aug. 4, 1975).
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By way of example, Schamus mentions that one of his favorite films is Pillow Talk, the fizzy 1959 romantic comedy starring Doris Day and the very closeted Rock Hudson.
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Cahiers du cinema was thrilled by the sound track's possibilities: "Every cultivated person will feel compelled to have these CD-books as a portable audio memory, an accompaniment to every moment of their private life." Imagine jogging to Greek choruses of old movie dialogue, dining to ambient snatches of Hindemith, Nico, Bernard Herrmann, and Godard's click-clacking typewriter, dancing with yourself as JLG whispers pillow talk like "histoire de la solitude/solitude de l'histoire" in his best Pepe-le-Pew-does-Leonard-Cohen voice.
Snuggle close for some pillow talk. I don't know about you, but I've never been too keen on sleeping with a pistol under my pillow.
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