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The discourse of romantic separation

One of the most common feelings after a breakup is of curiosity about the other’s fate. Even the one who actually initiated the breakup will do all they can to know how their ex-partner is faring. Seldom does this interest come from genuine empathy, though. More often than not, it comes from an ambivalence that… Continue lendo »

Love as a Means, Not an End

It’s time to trade the romantic ideal of love, in which just being in love is enough (the very reason why it won’t last), for the kind of relationship that promotes individual growth. Clearly, there is something wrong with the way we’ve been having romantic relationships; after all, people suffer so much for love. If… Continue lendo »