1. Need not fear when a boy is near, because he's your best cookie jar opener!
2. The little boy in them that never grows up.
3. They can lift things, such as heavy grocery bags or us, girls for piggy back rides.
4. That strange and unique ability to be such goofballs even in the most stressful situations.
5. Boys can bring you back to earth, when your emotions are running amuck.
6. All you need to do is fill his tummy, and you'll never have to worry.
7. Their multipurpose shoulders which look great in shirts, make good pillows in the cinemas and hankies when you're in tears.
8. Boys are excellent cockroach killers! (except for my dad. oh never mind, he's not a boy anymore)
9. They will never ask how fat they look in those pair of pants.
10. How small your hands look in theirs.
11. It's awesome how they never seem to notice a bad hair day. (unless you point it out)
12. That amazing practical outlook that makes impossible situations seems doable.
13. The way they smell. Maybe not after a basketball game, but like after a shave! *sniff*
14. How they love protecting us, even if it's just from a busy street.
15. Those attempts they make at fixing things around the house.
16. The comfort of their arms that can wrap around you so nicely.
17. The look they've got when they're in love. <3 *tear*