Affection or fondness is an act or feeling of love or friendship. Reactions to affection can be different ranging from happiness, embarrassment, disgust, and annoyance. It also has a different physical effect on the giver and the receiver.
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- "Francis Hutcheson on the Emotions. Supplement to 17th and 18th Century Theories of Emotions". Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy. Retrieved 19 November 2017.
- "The Effects of Affection". Research Matters. Retrieved 2015-08-30.