Festival of Love – Storge

Storge – Love of Family


Also called familial love, it’s the Greek word for natural affection. This kind of love is probably strongest in the bond between parent and child of course, but it can apply to the love between family members, friends, pets and their owners and also between companions or colleagues.

Interestingly, this kind of love can also refer to sexual relationships. Storgic lovers start out their relationship as friends and somehow a sexual attraction develops. The friendship, can endure even beyond the breakup of the sexual relationship.

‘Don’t Hesitate’ is a song from the Choose Love album which explores the familial aspect of the love called storge