Editor’s note: Nancy Kennedy has taken a few days off. This column, one of her favorites, ran in 2005.
A year or so ago, Newsweek surveyed several thousand people asking, “What is the one thing you would like somebody to say to you?”
Of the top three answers, the first was “I love you.” The second was “I forgive you” and the third was “Come and eat!”
Don’t you love that?