1. I love the happily ever after, or the promise of the happily ever after.
2. Romance is uplifting. Truly. What could be more poignant and touching than two people falling in love?
3. Reading a good romance novel can be like watching a great movie.
4. Romance, despite what people may think, isn't about the sex. It's about a significant portion of life's journey, an important part.
5. There is so much that can go into a romance: suspense, paranormal, comedy...