Greek words for love
aka different types of love as presented in Yuri on Ice.
Agape, it is the God-like, self-sacrificing, unconditional love.
Agape means to put someone’s happiness before yours.
Agape, it’s Yuuri asking Victor to just stay who he is.
Agape, it’s Victor wishing Yuuri to never retire.
Agape feels like making for someone katsudon pirozhki and like giving your own pirozhki to the person who needs them more at the moment.
When Isabella cheers on JJ after his GPF short program this is what agape is.
Eros, it is the romantic, sensual, passionate love.
Eros means to be so full of life and love in someone’s presence.
Eros, it’s Victor asking Yuuri to seduce him with everything he has.
Eros, it’s Yuuri dancing and stealing Victor’s breath away.
Eros feels like always surprising each other and like kissing that one beautiful human being here and now.
When they pair-skating with the person they want to stay close to this is what eros is.
Philio, it is the love shared between friends and tender affection.
Philio means to enjoy just having tea with someone.
Philio, it’s Yuuri wanting Yuuko to watch the program he prepared.
Philio, it’s Victor and Chris messing around at a pool (in December).
Philio feels like shouting davai! and like showing thumbs up for each other.
When Phichit comes into the room this is what philio is.
Storge, it is the love of belonging, shared among family members.
Storge means to know the home is when this person is.
Storge, it’s Victor hugging specific people when he needs help.
Storge, it’s Yuuri’s family always waiting there for him.
Storge feels like coming home after five years abroad and like eating your favourite homemade dish.
When Yurio clings to his grandfather the moment he sees him this is what storge is.
Inspired by #yoiweek2017 prompt:
January 10 || Day 4: The Inferno
Option C: Anything focusing on emotions.
And I know there is much more examples, just you know, aesthetic. This show is basically called love on ice so… Yeah, there’s much more than this.
Bonus: philautia, it is the narcissistic love, the self-love.
It’s just Chris coming on ice, king JJ theme playing in the background, basically, this is what philautia is, please don’t.