History’s Most Memorable Kisses

By Karen Harris
Cary Elwes and Robin Wright share a passionate kiss as Wesley and Princess Buttercup in "The Princess Bride" Source: (syfy.com)

A kiss can be many things…romantic, loving, forbidden, scandalous, and shocking. In the 1987 movie, The Princess Bride, the narrator notes that “Since the invention of the kiss there have been five kisses that were rated the most passionate, the purest. This one left them all behind.” Well, we found more than five. In honor of Valentine’s Day, let us take a moment to look at some of history’s most memorable kisses.