What is love? Love is an emotion. It represents a feeling of personal attachment and strong affection towards something. As a virtue, love shows compassion, kindness, and affection. This paper will look at…
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It focuses on Clegg’s road towards recovery from cocaine and alcohol at the age of thirty four. Clegg decides to enter an inpatient facility to help him reclaim his career, apartment, his dear cat and a boyfriend to love. His road to recovery is full of pain with little glory. The theme of love in the memoir gets portrayed through the support that Clegg receives from the circle of those trying to recover from addiction (Clegg 22). Clegg remembers friends who supported him and saved his life as they tried to relate to him. It is through their encouragement that he never gave up. He explains the friendships he made while on his road to recovery as incomparable to others he had. The friendship he creates is on another level as he gets to share experiences that other people would not understand. Clegg also tells of his story of sobriety so he can get loved by the old and new family he finds (Clegg 48).
‘This is our youth’ is a play by Kenneth Lonergan. The play centers on two friends, Warren and Dennis. Both are college dropouts. Warren shows up at his Dennis’s apartment after having stole fifteen thousand dollars from his dad. Warren gets introduced to the complexities of human relationships about loyalty and betrayal by Dennis and his female companion, Jessica. The play portrays young love by the characters. The theme of love gets depicted by the relationship between Warren and Dennis. Warren hopelessly hero worships Dennis and follows him through the life of the party. Warren hooks up with Jessica while Dennis gets along with Valerie, his girlfriend. The love between the characters is young, free, wild and careless. Jessica and Warren have sex yet they do not have a long standing chemistry. Dennis is rude to her girlfriend on the phone yet he claims to love her. The characters are bound with a love that gets characterized by experimentation with drugs.
‘Sex without love’ is a poem by Sharon Old. In the poem, the poet tries to understand how
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I really didn’t know what Plato was all about, I wondered maybe he must be some kind of mythological God or creature but I surely knew the meaning of love. I had finally found an emotion to write about. In the text, the author mentions that from the praise that Eros had received at a dinner party we can conclude that ‘Eros is the love of what is beautiful’ and that caught me off guard.
It can be said to be a feeling which is displayed through strong fondness as well as having a special attachment. It can be said to be a good value which encompasses other emotions such as compassion, empathy, and fondness. It can further be defined as a concern for one another which is based on loyalty and also unselfishness.
No other word has as many meanings, applications, aspects, or sides as love does. The very simplicity of love makes it a complex perception that is beyond all human ability to comprehend. Love is one of those gifts of life that we can not describe, but we know it when we feel it.
The perfect example of pure love is provided by Shakespeare in his famous love story of Romeo and Juliet. Nobody can escape from love because people love not for something, but despite of something. As John Gray has noted, "when men and women are able to respect and accept their differences then love has a chance to blossom".
This has triggered the establishment of a program whose goal includes reducing the number of crimes committed by young people, enhancing the sense of self esteem among young people, training adolescent males on how
Love is a feeling of affection or liking towards something or somebody. The feeling is often deep and emotional in nature, and one can go an extra mile for the sake of love. Though the definition of love is complex, the paper presents it as manifested in the social,
However, one cannot deny that love makes a person feel better in life for it is an emotion that gives people the hope to live on for another day. A young teenage girl might have a crush on a boy in her class and might think that she
Love is defined as an attraction towards a person and a tendency to do anything as well as go to any limits to make the other person happy. Although there is a perception these days that true love is rare and