It is such a beautiful word. When someone says that she is touched, a whole range of emotions get squeezed into that one word. The dictionary says that it means to be emotionally stirred. And that encapsulates the beauty of the word.

I am one of those blessed people who get touched very easily.

Before I conclude, there is yet another meaning to this wonderful word – to be slightly unbalanced mentally. I am often that too! I get so whenever I hear this beautiful song by a favourite singer:

I hope you enjoyed reading this post on the weekly Friday Loose Bloggers Consortium where thirteen of us write on the same topic. Today’s topic has been chosen by Will. The twelve other bloggers who write regularly are, in alphabetical order, Anu, Delirious, gaelikaa, Grannymar, Maxi, Maria SF, ocdwriter, Padmum, Paul, Rohit, Shackman, The Old Fossil and Will. Do drop in on their blogs and see what their take is on this week’s topic. Since some of them may post late, do give some allowance for that too!

34 thoughts on “Touched.”

    ( Andy Williams “Can’t take my eyes of you ” )

    Not sure of this link will work . Was just trying to think of other memorable songs with the word ‘touch” in them . This has both “touch” and “feel” , not the same thing as we know ….. Digressing slightly I have heard people using the word as follows ..” the fruits were a bit touched” , meaning they were damaged in some way in transit . Not sure how legitimate the usage is .

        1. oh LOL Ramana – I despised Titanic and its screechy bombastic song! I was referring to Streisand and HER song!! Now for a truly brilliant movie about the Titantic, try “A Night to Remember”!!
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          1. I rarely watch movies WWW, but since you recommend it, I shall indeed try and see A Night To Remember.

            Incidentally, I have forgotten more nights to remember than I remember!

    1. No, I did not and what a flash back Shackman. You never stop to amaze me. Roberta was a heart breaker, I can tell you. And this one really touches my heart.

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