They say a picture paints a thousand words – andthe same applies to gifts. As you shop for Christmaspresents for your partner, unconscious feelingsand motivations drive your choices.
That means the gift you receive gives you cluesabout what your partner's thinking.
Whether you're a new couple or an established one, presents are one part of the puzzle toyour emotional connection. So if you find one of these favourites under the Christmas treehere is what it reveals:
Expensive, sophisticated jewellery like an elegant pearl or diamond pendant
This partner reveals a very traditional and quite serious side to their personality. They takeyou seriously and it's unlikely you ever feel neglected. You probably find they're steady andresponsible by nature.
This partner is forever youthful but may be a bit immature. They're affectionate and lovable. They can be quite playful in your relationship and make small romantic gestures.
Aftershave/male grooming products
This is significant of a relationship that's still in the full flush sexual chemistry. It reveals she isattracted to him and expects a full on relationship. It can signal that she's sexually confident, too, and wants her needs met.
Naming a star or dedicating a tree to you in a framed certificate
This gift shows just how much of an incurable romantic your partner is. They probably putyou on a pedestal. You can really count on this partner. This choice of an eternally lasting giftreveals a deep need to show just how important their love for you is. They're likely to makefrequent romantic gestures.
This partner is enthusiastic about your relationship. Their gift reveals how much they careabout what you like. They want to show you a good time and they try hard.
Beware if you don't share the same level of thoughtfulness in your gift to them – this type ofpartner will take it hard.