I Understand What Love Feels Like

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    Often Wondered...

    I spent years wondering exactly how love feels. Does it feel the same as if you were in lust? If not, what is it akin to?... I think I know the answer. I think it feels like you are happy most when you're around them, and you want to share your lives and dreams. It is a feeling...
    drcynic drcynic
    26-30, M
    14 Responses Feb 23, 2009

    You Showed Me

    In all the relationships from my past, I thought I was possibly experiencing love. I would give myself to that person, almost in a act of sacrifice, laying my heart at their feet. I would hope for some kind of acknowledgment - some sign that they accepted me - and when it was...
    DepthsUnknown DepthsUnknown
    36-40
    1 Response Aug 3, 2010

    To Have Loved and Lost...

    As they say, is better than to have never loved at all. To which some say 'try it.' Well... I would not be the person I am today without the experiences that shape me, including having loved greatly - and lost that love. The feeling of having that love... is like none...
    VincentValentine VincentValentine
    31-35, M
    Sep 8, 2009

    It's A Feeling Of Natural Motivation...

    ...or SOMETHING like that. I am not in love right now and that makes it hard to define by memory. I am wondering if I'll get the feeling ever again, and that bothers me. There really is nothing to compare it to. For me, it's the longing to be together when apart. Anticipation...
    Sudbury Sudbury
    46-50, M
    Jun 9, 2011

    An Ocean

    Love, my friend, is deep and vast abundant and filling every crevice with gentle waves rocking us on our voyage of peace!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jun 9, 2011

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