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I Am Fascinated By the Neuroscience of Love

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    Endorphins

    The endorphins that create the feeling of falling in love, or in love, sensations would be wonderful to have access to whenever we wanted.  The problem is that the struggles and pains we go through in truly loving someone make us something far more than what we are. ...
    grailsearcher grailsearcher 51-55, M Nov 5, 2008

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    Taking Applications....

    Are there any mad scientists out there that can make me a drug to ensure I will get a forever love?  I love the way I feel mentally when I am in love but I want a drug that will make me feel that way all the time.  I do have a neuroscientist for a friend so maybe...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm 41-45, F 13 Responses Oct 12, 2008

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    This Show..

    I watched this show people who've killed for their loved ones. It's usually the women whom are told by the male to kill someone and they  are so in love that they do it. I know what you are thinking. "That's kind of dumb." Well there is a whole science...
    songno1sings songno1sings 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 6, 2008

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