Tango definitions

This blog is, of course, about Argentine tango (and matters I see as related).

“American tango is when a couple is on their honeymoon — it’s romantic and sexy with both on their best behaviour. Argentine tango is the whole of the relationship — with all the passion, pain, sorrow, joy, anger, humour, of real life. International tango is when the couple can’t stand each other and stay together just for the sake of the children.” Barbara Garvey

~ by magickwords on Sunday, 8 March 2009.

2 Responses to “Tango definitions”

  1. You missed English tango, nothing like real Tango, you do not know the woman, you are just helping her across the street.

  2. Hmm, I could see a whole series of definitions springing from this. Tango Nuevo… Alt Tango… Jango… Tempting…

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