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Couple in Penn Station sharing farewell kiss before he ships off to war during WWII. (Photo by Alfred Eisenstaedt/Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images) Jan 1943

I have always loved this!

"the kiss, was it spontaneous or was it staged?"the kiss was completely spontaneous. he said the nurse was 'the bee's knees' and he was absolutely in love with her. the kiss was a symbol of true love and joy that the war was over." -Letters to Juliet

loveee....American Sailor Kissing a Nurse  V-J Day in Times Square,August 14, 1945,  Photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt for Life magazine

"C'est la vie"

American Sailor Kissing a Nurse V-J Day in Times Square: August Photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt for Life magazine.one of my favorite pictures of all time.I just told my fiancé tonight that I want a huge picture of this to hang on our wall

I want to say goodbye. A good goodbye. I want to let you know how special you were to me and what might have been. I want to ask you to write me, to add me on Facebook, to never forget me. Mabe even wait for me. But I never had the chance and I don't think I ever will. So goodbye. I linger kisses in the air.

The 50 Most Romantic Things That Ever Happened -- I don't normally tear up, but these pictures pulled them from my heart

Special photo ....Italian girl kisses a soldier.  "War kisses during WWII were the social norms of the time."

Thank you kiss. Elvin Harley of Kalamazoo, Michigan, of the Armored Division, gets a kiss on the cheek from a little French girl while listening to the Armored Division Band near Aboncourt in northeastern France near the Belgium border on February

Contrary to popular opinion, the two in the picture were not lovers; the soldier was jubilantly planting kisses on women in Times Square Read more at http://all-that-is-interesting.com/the-ten-most-iconic-photos-of-the-1940s/2/#5U81jBSeDgf1bjMQ.99

The Ten Most Iconic Photos Of The 1940s

Quando si parla di amore e guerra, questa è una delle immagini che fanno il giro del mondo: baci d'addio. Due parole, tanto in contrasto, accostate tra loro: baci e addio. Non si vorrebbe mai dire addio alla persona che si ama. Eppure questa foto non mette tristezza, perché la passione di quel momento, di quell'attimo, è tangibile. Una storia d'amore in tempo di guerra: "Nero di memoria" di Concetta D'Orazio. http://www.amazon.it/dp/B00G26EU4S

Seattle, 1948 - A sailor kisses a woman as he boards a bus at the Seattle Bus Terminal.

The Terrier and Lobster: Sam Rollinson and Ondrey in Love, 60's Style, by Nikolay Biryukov for Elle Ukraine September 2012

Love Story by Nikolay Biryukov for Elle Ukraine September 2012 feat Sam Rollinson and Ondrey 1 --- Black and White - Photography

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