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Quote Left The longing for a destiny is no nowhere stronger than in our romantic life. All too often forced to share our bed with those who cannot fathom our soul, can we not be forgiven if we believe ourselves fated to stumble one day upon the man or woman of our dreams. Quote Right
Quote Left In the works of Lucretius, we find two reasons why we shouldn Quote Right
Quote Left The more familiar two people become, the more the language they speak together departs from that of the ordinary, dictionary-defined discourse. Familiarity creates a new language, an in-house language of intimacy that carries reference to the story the two lovers are weaving together and that cannot be readily understood by others. Quote Right
Quote Left He did not mean to depress us, rather to free us from expectations which inspire bitterness. It is consoling, when love has let us down, to hear that happiness was never part of the plan. Quote Right
Quote Left ...if the beginnings of love and amorous politics are equally rosy, then the ends may be equally bloody. Quote Right