Not sure I would class those things as expression of love. Example, an old man on bus starts talking about the old days to a twenty year old women. After an hour it's his stop, as he get up she declares, "Be careful you don't want to trip" ... that is not love. Care, compassion but not love.
"Do you like this sweetie?"...."it's called a Wolf in Sheep's clothing"..."it's really quite Fabulous, but I can tell you don't like it"...."let's hang it back up on rack and see if we can find something even MORE Fabulous!", French Bulldog on a Fashion Spree.