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Voices

Word of mouth

By Meredith Goldstein
Globe Staff / January 21, 2009

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They can be quick and innocent, messy and open-mouthed, or awkward and misplaced. Regardless of how they turn out, great first kisses start long before mouths meet. In the best cases, before the lip-on-lip action goes down, there's a long drum roll of anticipation, excitement, and the hope that if you're the person leaning forward to smooch, the other person ... (Full article: 699 words)

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