Love Is Learning

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From time and again love has been a profound word. As I grow up, I came across numerous definitions, pictures, and different emotions about love. According to Erik Erikson’s Life Span Approach of the Psychological Stages of Personality and Development, at my range of age I’m at the stage of Intimacy versus Isolation. Thus, Love is a major concern. Now that I’m mature enough, I am having a crisis towards the true definition of love. What is Love? Personally, love is the emotion that has everyone mystified. It is the emotion that has started as many wars as it has ended. Love has had more plays, songs, and stories written about than anything else. Love is that emotion that makes enemies into friends and friends into enemies. Love comes in so many different definitions, things, and people that it doesn't appear to be the same emotion at all, but it is. There is so much about love that it will be hard to put into writing. It can tear people apart and make us do irrational things to bringing together entire nations. What can this emotion not do? It's hard to tell, but there is a lot it can. This emotion, bring tears to our eyes when something happens to our family members, friends, etc. When we feel love ripped from us, as in death or being spurned by another, we do things we wouldn't normally do, such as go on violent rampages, or mourn to the extent that our loved ones have to watch us constantly to make sure we don't try anything like suicide. Some can move on, always remembering the lost loved one after a while, but others cannot let go. These are the ones that need our love and support the most. Love for me is like a journey and through this journey we learn so many things, many things about love. I have so many learning about love. Let me express a few of them that strike me the most. These are the ones I see most in life. Self love starts this list off. Indeed, learning to love yourself is the greatest love of all. I have made the analogy that, if you keep...
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