Happy Hug Day!
June 29th is National Hug Holiday! Hugs are awesome, and today we get to celebrate this wonderful way to connect with those around us. But are all hugs the same? Hardly. Hugging is a form of communication, not unlike waving, high-fiving, or handshaking. It’s important to know the different kinds of hugs in order to avoid awkward situations or misconstrued intentions, so here are 9 basic types of hugs, for your future reference:
- The Bear Hug – An embrace of this stature is not for the faint of heart, and is usually an indication of a deeper emotional connection. This hug is a commitment, because both parties need to be all in. You’ll know it when it’s done right.