Marry in Haste, Repent at Leisure

In 1693, William Congreve wrote in his comedy The Old Bachelor: “Thus grief still treads upon the heels of pleasure Married in haste, we may repent at leisure.” An academic study has shown that this well-known piece of traditional wisdom is still relevant. Tracking the relationships of 168 couples over 14 years, the researchers found […]


Infatuation: Reality or Illusion? – You Choose

“Strange that some of us, with quick alternate vision, see beyond our infatuations, and even while we rave on the heights, behold the wide plain where our persistent self pauses and awaits us.” George Elliot “Oh I just really like him. He’s so cute. Just seeing him makes me get goosebumps.” These words, overheard from […]