Herbie is a great lover, or so think all the women who swoon for him
, and ask for a kiss, but that is just a running gag.
Herbie loves his parents and would do anything for them.
Herbie does have some interest in love, though.
Several stories have love as a main theme:
- "What You Need is a Girl, Herbie!" (#2b)
- "A Caveman Named Herbie!" (#6a)
- "Ticklepuss Rides Again!" (#10b)
- "Call Me Schlemiehl!" (#15a)
- "It's Love, Lover!" (#16b)
- "Almost a King!" (#22b)
Index terms: love, girlfriend, rejection, Ticklepuss, women, schlemiehl, Hepzibah Higgins, Queen of Ruritania, Richard E. Hughes, Ogden Whitney