Actions speak louder than words, as the saying goes, and this couldn’t be truer than when it pertains to what we do in our romantic relationships. The way we behave with each other reveals so much about the state of our unions, our deepest feelings and ourselves.
But how you interact with your significant other is likely even more telling, particularly in public. “People in healthy relationships have body language and eye-contact cues that generally show they enjoy each other’s company even when not communicating verbally,” says communication coach and body language trainer Patricia Stark. In this way, displaying affection (or a lack of displaying affection), provides an inside look into what’s beneath the surface of your relationship. Read on to discover what your PDA style says about you and your partner.