Puckerin’ Up In Public: When PDA Isn’t Okay

I was at brunch with my girlfriends this past weekend when we spotted a beautiful, newly-in-love couple. They were sitting across from each other holding hands and staring adoringly into each other’s eyes. He leaned over and whispered something into her ear … she giggled and scooted closer. His hands started wandering … she tilted her face in; before we could swallow our Eggs Benedict, they were swapping saliva and grabbing each other’s unmentionables. I felt like I was watching a particularly graphic and bloody open-heart surgery on “Grey’s Anatomy.”Do I pretend it’s not happening? Do I sit and stare? Should I have yelled, “Get a room!”? Needless to say, brunch conversation turned from pancakes and bacon to public displays of affection, commonly called PDA. When it comes to showing your partner some public lovin’ what’s too much? Read more