It makes me feel all safe and warm.
Ever spooned your pet and felt utter bliss? My girlfriend will do it and I'll think 'Ah, this is nice' but then, for some reason that I don't have the time to figure out, it starts to feel a bit weird, and I feel the need to reaffirm my role as Big Spoon as soon as possible.
This is typically the taller or more masculine partner.
Kiss the top of her head, her cheek, or her neck for a little added romance.